Robert Frazier Brasilia will cap Rob Frazier’s Foreign Service career, which began 27 years ago in 1988, with a first assignment to East Berlin. He followed his tour at the center of the universe with assignments to Ankara and the Multinational Force and Observers (Sinai). Other overseas tours have included Taipei, Taiwan; Shanghai, China; Santiago, Chile; Yerevan, Armenia; Hanoi, Vietnam; and La Paz, Bolivia. Rob has also served multiple assignments in Washington, D.C. Rob will quickly and proudly tell you he is from Texas, a native of Austin, which he still calls home. After a single enlisted tour in the Army, he attended Texas State University, majoring in German language and literature and earning a B.A. and an M.A.T. degree. He also attended the Universität Würzburg in Germany. He is married (his wife is from Shanghai), and has one daughter, age 11, who was born in Santiago. Besides his family, Rob’s interests are brewing, music, photography, reading, and hiking.