Posted on November 04, 2015 in Viewpoint with James Zogby



This week's guest is Maya Berry, Executive Director of the Arab American Institute. In 1996 she established AAI’s first Government Relations department, which she led for 5 years before becoming Legislative Director for House Minority Whip David Bonior, where she developed policies on international relations, human rights, trade, and immigration. Berry started her career in public service working for ACCESS, the nation's oldest and largest Arab American human services non-profit. Berry is also the founder of MidAmr Group, a private consulting firm dedicated to enhancing US-Arab economic, political, and cultural cooperation.


Viewpoint is James Zogby's award-winning interview program on politics and foreign policy. Dr. Zogby and his expert guests discuss current events and topics that matter to the Arab American community. The show is produced by the Arab American Institute in partnership with New York University, and recorded in Washington, DC.