The Cipher Brief’s National Security Network

Our expanding network of national security experts and contributors includes top thinkers from the intelligence, military, academic and business sectors. Their collective contributions to the security conversation will lead to tomorrow’s solutions.

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Patrick Calvar

Order: Number: 11 Term ID: 6341 Network on: on

Former Director General of the French Security Service, the General Directorate for Internal Security (DGSI)

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Nick Warner

Order: Number: 12 Term ID: 8829 Network on: on

Former Director-General of the Office of National Intelligence (ONI) Australia

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Lisa Monaco

Order: Number: 16 Term ID: 1234 Network on: on

FORMER Cipher Brief Expert / U.S. Deputy Attorney General

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Dick Fadden

Order: Number: 20 Term ID: 8683 Network on: on

Former National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister of Canada

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Charlie Allen

Order: Number: 27 Term ID: 934 Network on: on

Former Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

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Conrad Prince

Order: Number: 38 Term ID: 6245 Network on: on

Former Director General for Operations and Deputy Director of GCHQ

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John Carlin

Order: Number: 44 Term ID: 1257 Network on: on

Former Cipher Brief Expert, Acting Deputy Attorney General

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Bill Evanina

Order: 24 Number: 45 Term ID: 4555 Network on: Array

Director, National Counterintelligence and Security Center

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Matthew Olsen

Order: Number: 47 Term ID: 570 Network on: on

FORMER Cipher Brief Expert / Nominee Asst. Attorney General for National Security

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Ellen McCarthy

Order: Number: 49 Term ID: 8487 Network on: on

Former Asst. Secretary of State, Bureau of Intelligence and Research

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Benjamin Powell

Order: Number: 53 Term ID: 6048 Network on: on

Co-Chair, Cybersecurity, Privacy and Communications Practice, Wilmer Hale

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Mary Beth Long

Order: Number: 54 Term ID: 5337 Network on: on

Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs

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Raj De

Order: Number: 58 Term ID: 574 Network on: on

Former General Counsel, National Security Agency

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Matt Hayden

Order: Number: 60 Term ID: 8534 Network on: on

Former Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security for Cyber, Infrastructure, Risk and Resilience Policy

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Andy Weber

Order: Number: 64 Term ID: 5642 Network on: on

Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Defense Programs

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Doug Wise

Order: Number: 67 Term ID: 1168 Network on: on

Former Deputy Director, Defense Intelligence Agency

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April Doss

Order: Number: 78 Term ID: 8352 Network on: on

Associate General Counsel for Intelligence Law, NSA

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Jack Devine

Order: Number: 82 Term ID: 8738 Network on: on

Former Acting Director, CIA National Clandestine Service

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Karen Schaefer

Order: Number: 92 Term ID: 8136 Network on: on

Former Chief of Operations, Directorate of Science and Technology, CIA

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Mark Kelton

Order: Number: 94 Term ID: 638 Network on: on

Former Deputy Director for Counterintelligence, CIA National Clandestine Service

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Leslie Ireland

Order: Number: 100 Term ID: 3204 Network on: on

Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Intelligence and Analysis

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Farah Pandith

Order: Number: 104 Term ID: 4629 Network on: on

Former Special Representative to Muslim Communities, U.S. Department of State

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Sean Roche

Order: Number: 105 Term ID: 7709 Network on: on

Former Associate Deputy Director of CIA for Science & Technology, Digital Innovation

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Kate Charlet

Order: Number: 112 Term ID: 6147 Network on: on

Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber Policy, Department of Defense

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Paul Kolbe

Order: Number: 117 Term ID: 4573 Network on: on

Director, The Intelligence Project at Harvard University’s Belfer Center

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David Bridges

Order: Number: 119 Term ID: 7382 Network on: on

Senior Geopolitical and Security Advisor at Fidelity Management and Research Company

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Fran Moore

Order: Number: 120 Term ID: 718 Network on: on

Former Director of Intelligence, Central Intelligence Agency

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Joanne Isham

Order: Number: 121 Term ID: 6569 Network on: on

Former Deputy Director National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA)

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Kristin Wood

Order: Number: 122 Term ID: 5601 Network on: on

Former Deputy Director, Innovation & Technology Group, Open Source Center, CIA

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Chris Savos

Order: Number: 124 Term ID: 8497 Network on: on

Former Deputy Director of the Weapons Intelligence, Nonproliferation, and Arms Control Center, CIA

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Rhea Siers

Order: Number: 125 Term ID: 645 Network on: on

Former Deputy Associate Director for Policy, National Security Agency

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Todd Rosenblum

Order: Number: 131 Term ID: 897 Network on: on

Former Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Americas' Security Affairs

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Rob Lively

Order: Number: 132 Term ID: 6701 Network on: on

Command Sergeants Major (Ret) U.S. Army Special Operations

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Daniel Markey

Order: Number: 136 Term ID: 541 Network on: on

Senior Research Professor and Academic Director of the Global Policy Program at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies

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Michael Allen

Order: Number: 141 Term ID: 655 Network on: on

Former Majority Staff Director, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

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Nate Jones

Order: Number: 142 Term ID: 5775 Network on: on

Former Director for Counterterrorism, National Security Council

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Jeanine Hayden

Order: Number: 148 Term ID: 525 Network on: on

Member of the Board of Governors, National Military Family Association

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John Perren

Order: Number: 150 Term ID: 3203 Network on: on

Former Assistant Director, Weapons of Mass Destruction Directorate, FBI

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