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Garry V. Wenske

photo of Garry WenskeGarry 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.