Garry Wenske is Executive Director of the Frank Church Institute and Adjunct Professor at Boise State University. He is also President of the Boise Committee on Foreign Relations and a board member of the Idaho Humanities Council and the Idaho Council for International Visitors.
Wenske is previously a counsel to several U.S. Senators, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and two Presidential campaigns; and chief of staff to several Members of Congress. Wenske has been a Foreign Service Officer in the U.S. Department of State. He is a graduate of the George Washington University Elliott School of International Relations, the Foreign Service Institute, and the University of Idaho Law School.