Keith M. Rockwell
Global Fellow, Wilson Center
Keith M. Rockwell is a Global Fellow at the Wilson Center. Prior to his retirement in June 2022, Keith served as a Director at the World Trade Organization (WTO) and spokesperson for the organization for more than 25 years.
As Director of the Media and External Relations Division, Keith worked closely with the Director General and his office to fashion messages reflecting the objectives and activities of the WTO. He was responsible for the overall coordination of the WTO’s interaction with media, civil society, parliamentarians, and the United Nations. He appeared before media regularly through press conferences, briefings and television and radio appearances.
Keith received his Masters in Business Administration in International Business from George Washington University in 1991 and his Bachelor’s Degree in History and Political Science from Tufts University in 1980. In 1990, he authored 1992 AND BEYOND: How to Prosper in the World’s Biggest Market, which was published by Knight-Ridder Inc.