Steven Giegerich joined the U.S. Foreign Service in 1991. He took up his position as Principal Officer/Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in September of 2015.
Previously, Steve served from 2012-2015 as Chief of the Consular Section at the U.S. Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden. Prior postings also include Baghdad, Hong Kong, Pretoria, Frankfurt, the Sinai, Vancouver, Tashkent, Nassau and Athens. Before joining the Foreign Service, he worked from 1987-1991 in international banking in Manhattan for Manufacturers Hanover Trust (now part of JPMorgan Chase) He holds an MBA from Simon Fraser University and a BA from the University of Pennsylvania.
Steve has studied Swedish, Greek, Russian and Spanish during his diplomatic career. He is married to Daniel Chauzy and they have a young daughter together.