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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.


General Michael Hayden
Former Director, CIA and NSA.
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General Jack Keane
Former Vice Chief of Staff, United States Army
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James R. Clapper
Former U.S. Director of National Intelligence
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Michael J. Morell
Former Acting Director, CIA
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Lisa Monaco
Former Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
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Kenneth L. Wainstein
Former Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
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John McLaughlin
Former Acting Director, CIA
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Michael Vickers
Former Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence
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General Keith Alexander
Former Director, National Security Agency
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Michael Chertoff
Former Secretary of Homeland Security
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General Stanley McChrystal
Former Commander, ISAF
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Michele Flournoy
Former Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
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Charlie Allen
Former Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
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Admiral James 'Sandy' Winnefeld
Former Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
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Admiral James Stavridis
Former Supreme Allied Commander, NATO
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Admiral Jonathan Greenert
Former Chief of Naval Operations, U.S. Navy
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Deborah Lee James
Former Secretary of the United States Air Force
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David S. Cohen
Former Deputy Director, Central Intelligence Agency
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Michael Leiter
Former Director, National Counterterrorism Center
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Matthew Olsen
Former Director, National Counterterrorism Center
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Marcel Lettre
Former Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence
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David R. Shedd
Former Acting Director, Defense Intelligence Agency
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Doug Wise
Former Deputy Director, Defense Intelligence Agency
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Chris Inglis
Former Deputy Director, National Security Agency
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Rick Ledgett
Former Deputy Director, National Security Agency
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Gilman Louie
Founder and Former CEO, In-Q-Tel
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John Carlin
Former Assistant Attorney General for National Security
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Raymond Kelly
Former Police Commissioner, City of New York
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Rolf Mowatt-Larssen
Former Director of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, U.S. Department of Energy
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Richard Boucher
Former Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia
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Mary Margaret Graham
Former U.S. Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Collection
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Husain Haqqani
Former Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States
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Michael Fisher
Former Chief, U.S. Border Patrol
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Michael Sulick
Former Director, CIA National Clandestine Service
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John Bennett
Former Director, CIA National Clandestine Service
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Frank Archibald
Former Director, CIA National Clandestine Service
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Fran Moore
Former Director of Intelligence, Central Intelligence Agency
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Rob Dannenberg
Former Head of Security, Goldman Sachs
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Joseph DeTrani
Former Director of the National Counterproliferation Center
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Nick Fishwick
Former Senior Member of the British Foreign Office
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Raj De
Former General Counsel, National Security Agency
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Robert J. Eatinger, Jr.
Former Senior Deputy General Counsel, CIA
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Lieutenant General (Ret.) Guy Swan III
Vice President for Education, Association of the United States Army
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John Pereira
Former CIA Director for Support
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Mark Kelton
Former Deputy Director for Counterintelligence, CIA National Clandestine Service
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Todd Rosenblum
Former Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Americas' Security Affairs
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Elaine Lammert
Former Deputy General Counsel, FBI
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John Perren
Former Assistant Director, Weapons of Mass Destruction Directorate, FBI
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James Jeffrey
Former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq and Turkey
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Leslie Ireland
Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Intelligence and Analysis
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Robert Richer
Former Associate Deputy Director for Operations, CIA
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Carmen Medina
Former CIA Deputy Director of Intelligence
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Farah Pandith
Former Special Representative to Muslim Communities, U.S. Department of State
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John Sipher
Former Member, CIA`s Senior Intelligence Service
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Paul Kolbe
Former Member, CIA’s Senior Intelligence Service
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Alasdair Gordon
Former Senior National Security Officer, Australian Government
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Steven L. Hall
Former Member, CIA's Senior Intelligence Service
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Alex Bolling
Vice President of Security, CSRA
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Daniel Hoffman
Former Chief of Station, Central Intelligence Agency
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Rodney Faraon
Partner, Crumpton Group
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Kevin Hulbert
Former CIA Chief of Station
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Matt Devost
Managing Director, Accenture Security
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Rhea Siers
Former Deputy Associate Director for Policy, National Security Agency
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Robert Grenier
Author, 88 Days to Kandahar
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Saxby Chambliss
Former U.S. Senator (R-GA)
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Daniel Markey
Academic Director, Global Policy Program, Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Michael Allen
Former Majority Staff Director, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
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Gordon Chang
Author, The Coming Collapse of China
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Chris Fussell
Former U.S. Navy SEAL
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James Lewis
Senior Vice President and Program Director, CSIS
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Mitch Silber
Former Director of Analysis, NYPD
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Michael Vigil
Former Chief of International Operations, DEA
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Emile Nakhleh
Former Member, CIA`s Senior Intelligence Service
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Bruce Hoffman
Professor, Georgetown University
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Jeanine Hayden
Member of the Board of Governors, National Military Family Association
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