The Cuban Banking Study Group has been fortunate and honored to count on the support of many distinguished and dedicated persons on its Board of Directors for many years. Three of these were Founding Members of our Group. They freely devoted their time to our objectives and Mission, and their legacy will endure and inspire those who follow. We honor those who have passed with a special mention. They will never be forgotten.
Brent Scowcroft, played a prominent role in American foreign policy as national security adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush and was a Republican voice against the 2003 invasion of Iraq
Mr. Scowcroft died on August 6, 2020 of natural causes at his home in Falls Church, Va.
Mr. Scowcroft was the only person to serve as national security adviser to two different administrations. His appointment by Ford in 1975 came as Mr. Scowcroft retired from the Air Force with the rank of lieutenant general. He advised Bush, by then a close friend, during the four years of the Bush administration, 1989-93.assisted us
Mr. Scowcroft served as Chairman of the Cuban Banking Study Group almost from its inception and provided valuable assistance during our early deliberations We are indebted to him and will always remember his kind, but firm disposition and valuable assistance.