Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Former Indy Resident Named Ambassador to Cyprus
Frank Urbancic Jr. (pictured) was sworn in as Ambassador of the United States to the Republic of Cyprus on 14 August 2008.
A native of Indianapolis, Urbancic joined the Department of State in 1983. He speaks French, Arabic, and Turkish, with additional studies in Greek. Prior to this appointment, he served as Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary and Deputy to the Coordinator in the Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism.