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Jamie McCourt
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United States Ambassador to France and United States Ambassador to Monaco
Assumed office
November 2, 2017
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Uzra Zeya
Personal details
Born December 5, 1953 (1953-12-05) (ageĀ 66)
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Frank McCourt
Education Georgetown University (BA)
University of Maryland,
Baltimore (JD)
Massachusetts Institute of
Technology
(MBA)
*Pending Senate confirmation

Jamie D. McCourt (born December 5, 1953) is a businesswoman and investor. She is the founder and CEO of Jamie Enterprises, and the former co-owner and executive of the Los Angeles Dodgers. She became the highest-ranking woman in Major League Baseball, appointed first as Vice Chairman of the Dodgers in 2004, then President in 2005, and finally CEO in 2009. On June 22, 2017, she was nominated as United States Ambassador to Belgium.

On August 2, 2017, President Trump formally withdrew her nomination and instead nominated her as United States Ambassador to France and United States Ambassador to Monaco. This nomination was confirmed by the United States Senate on November 2, 2017.

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