About US

About the Embassy

List of Ambassadors:
• 2019 – Present: Ambassador Khamphan Anlavan
• 2015 – 2018: Ambassador Mai Sayavongs
• 2010 – 2015: Ambassador Seng Soukkhathivong
• 2007 – 2010: Ambassador Phiane Philakone
• 2002 – 2007: Ambassador Phanthong Phommahaxay
• 1998 – 2002: Ambassador Vang Rattanagong
• 1995 – 1998: Ambassador Hiem Phommachanh

Offices/Sections:

  • Dr. Bounthanongsack Chanthalath : Minister Counselor, Deputy Chief of Mission
  • Mr. Somvang Kansanga: First Secretary for Political, Economic and Cultural Section
  • Mr. Somxai Kittanouvong: First Secretary for Consular Section
  • Ms. Souphavanh Philasavanh: First Secretary for Administrative Office
  • Ms. Daleevanh Phetsamone: Second Secretary for Secretary Office
  • Mr. Litthiphone Silileuxay: Third Secretary for Political, Economic and Cultural Section
  • Mr. Thongvan Phangphilavong: Third Secretary for Political, Economic and Cultural Section
  • Mr. Porchuathao Paxong: Third Secretary for Consular Section
  • Colonel Somphong Sangkhisisavath: Defense and Military Attaché
  • LTC. Kongsy Manivanh: Assistant Defense and Military Attaché

Embassy of Laos – Office Hours:


The Embassy of Laos
2222 S Street NW, Washington, DC 20008

Monday – Friday
9:00AM – 12:00PM
13:00PM – 16:30PM

Tel: +1(202) 328-9148
Tel: +1(202) 332-6416
Tel: +1(202) 328-9239 (Consul)
Fax: (202) 332-4923