Public Papers - 1992
Nomination of Joseph S. Hulings III To Be United States Ambassador to Turkmenistan
The President today announced his intention to nominate Joseph S. Hulings III, of Virginia, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of Turkmenistan. This is a new position.
Since 1990, Mr. Hulings has served as Minister-Counselor for Management at the American Embassy in Moscow. He has served at the Department of State as Special Coordinator for Moscow Projects, 1988 - 90; Deputy Special Coordinator for Moscow Projects, 1987 - 88; Special Program Officer for Schlesinger Study, 1987; and Deputy Director for the Office of Foreign Missions, 1985 - 87. Mr. Hulings has served as administrative counselor at the American Embassy in Moscow, 1982 - 85; administrative officer at the American Embassy in Belgrade, 1980 - 82; senior watch officer for the Operations Center at the State Department, 1978 - 80; administrative officer at the American Embassy in Moscow, 1976 - 78; administrative officer at the American Embassy in Helsinki, 1974 - 75; and budget officer and general services officer at the American Embassy in Vientiane, 1972 - 74.
Mr. Hulings graduated from the University of South Carolina (B.S., 1963; M.B.A., 1971). Mr. Hulings was born May 6, 1941, in Carlisle, PA. He served in the U.S. Navy, 1963 - 69. He is married, has two children, and currently resides at the American Embassy in Moscow.