|United States Ambassador to the Netherlands|
|Assumed office |
December 11, 2017
|Preceded by||Tim Broas|
|Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee|
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Jane Harman|
|Succeeded by||Dutch Ruppersberger|
|Chair of the House Intelligence Committee|
September 23, 2004 – January 3, 2007
|Preceded by||Porter Goss|
|Succeeded by||Silvestre Reyes|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Michigan's 2nd district
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Carl Pursell|
|Succeeded by||Bill Huizenga|
October 30, 1953
|Education||Hope College (BA)|
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (MBA)
|*Pending Senate confirmation|
Pieter "Pete" Hoekstra (//; born October 30, 1953) is an American politician of Dutch descent. He is the United States Ambassador to the Netherlands since November 2017. He is a former member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Michigan's 2nd congressional district from 1993 to 2011. Hoekstra is a member of the Republican Party.
Hoekstra is a member of the Reformed Church in America.
References[change | change source]
- (in English) Bio at United States Congress
- Todd Spangler (July 24, 2017). "President Donald Trump nominates U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra to be Dutch ambassador". The Detroit Free Press. Retrieved August 17, 2017.
- "PN831 — Peter Hoekstra — Department of State". U.S. Congress. November 9, 2017. Retrieved November 10, 2017.