Season 2 | Episode 3 This week’s episode hosting “The State Department’s Secret Weapon” discusses the story of a Russian Jewish immigrant to the United States and how it led him to a fondness for and closeness with the Iranian people and support for their struggle. Iran Uncovered is a podcast by NUFDI bringing you experts, activists, and newsmakers to talk #Iran. It is hosted by Saeed Ghasseminejad and Cameron Khansarinia. Subscribe to our channel here: https://www.youtube.com/c/NUFDIran Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/UncoveredIran About this week’s guest. Len Khodorkovsky is the CTO of the Technology Trust Network and the former Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Advisor in the Office of the Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment. He has previously served at U.S. Department of State as a Senior Advisor for Public Affairs in the Iran Action Group, and the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Digital Strategy in the Bureau of Global Public Affairs. Prior to joining the U.S. government, Len Khodorkovsky worked in the advertising industry for over two decades. As a senior executive, he helped Fortune 100 companies launch integrated campaigns and grow their brands. Len Khodorkovsky was the Creative Director at Jamestown Associates, the lead ad agency of the Donald J. Trump for President campaign. After the 2016 election, he served on the President’s transition team. Over the years, Len’s work has been recognized with dozens of advertising awards for creativity and effectiveness. He is a graduate of Rutgers University and has earned an MFA in Design from the School of Visual Arts.