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Interview of the month: Amsterdam’s United States Consul John Wilcock

Interview of the month: Amsterdam’s United States Consul John Wilcock

If you thought only US citizens could work for the US Foreign Service, think again. John Wilcock is is not only Amsterdam’s United States Consul, he is also British. After attending Reading University, where he met his American wife, Karen, he went for the summer to the United States and fell in love with the country, where “Boundless optimism and opportunity, where hard work and ability is valued and rewarded.” 

Read his fascinating interview in this month’s ZINE, the digital expat magazine from the British Society of Amsterdam.

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