Maldivian Ambassador to the United States Thilmeeza Hussain on Monday presented her credentials to
the President of United States Donald Trump on behalf of the Maldivian government.
In a tweet posted by Thilmeeza following the ceremony, she thanked the US for the support given in strengthening the democracy in the Maldives. She further acknowledged and thanked the US for reaffirming the close ties between both countries in recent months.
Thilmeeza has previously served as the Permanent Representative of the Maldives to the United Nations and Ambassador of the Maldives to the United States and Canada.
Thilmeeza was appointed the Maldivian Ambassador to US by President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on April 18. She has previously served as Deputy Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Maldives to the United Nations, and as Non-Residential Deputy Maldivian Ambassador to the US and Canada.
She has a Master's of Science in Business Management from the Colorado Technical University of US.