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Advisory Board

The National Security Institute's advisory board is made up of national security professionals with significant experience in science, technology, and research. The group meets twice per year to provide strategic direction to the center, and ensure the mission of the National Security Institute is carried out.

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    David Appel

    Advisory Board Member | Vice President, US National Security, Amazon Web Services

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    Tim Barton

    Advisory Board Member | Dynetics Group CTO, Leidos

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    Kenneth Bible

    Advisory Board Member | Chief Information Security Officer, US Department of Homeland Security

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    Valerie Browning

    Advisory Board Member | Vice President for Research and Technology within the Corporate Technology Office, Lockheed Martin

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    Leanne Caret

    Advisory Board Member | Retired President & CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security and President of GCubed Group

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    Charles Clancy

    Advisory Board Member | Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President, General Manager, MITRE Labs, MITRE

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    Chris Cummiskey

    Advisory Board Member | Chief Executive Officer, Cummiskey Strategic Solutions, LLC

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    Lisa Finneran

    Advisory Board Member | Vice President Engineering, General Dynamics Mission Systems

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    Bob Flores

    Advisory Board Member | Founder & CEO of Applicology Incorporated

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    Ted Hume

    Chairman Emeritus, Advisory Board | Retired, United States Government

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    Glenn Kurowski

    Advisory Board Member | Senior Vice President - Chief Technology Officer, CACI International Inc

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    Fran Landolf

    Advisory Board Member | Principal, Core Consulting, LLC

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    Victor R McCrary, Jr.

    Advisory Board Member | Vice President for Research and Professor of Chemistry, University of the District of Columbia

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    Stephanie O'Sullivan

    Advisory Board Member | Consultant and Retired Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence

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    John Saad

    Advisory Board Member | Partner, Defense & Security Segment Leader, Guidehouse

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    Scott Stapp

    Advisory Board Member | Chief Technology Officer, Northrop Grumman

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    Robert Wilkie

    Advisory Board Member | Secretary of Veterans Affairs 2018-2021; Under Secretary of Defense 2017-2018; Special Assistant to President George W. Bush for National Security Affairs, 2003-2006

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    B. Lynn Wright

    Advisory Board Member | Independent Consultant, T.S. Pilgrim, LLC

Emeritus Members

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    Jeanne Tisinger

    Emeritus Advisory Board Member | Former Deputy Director for Support, Central Intelligence Agency

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    John Treichler

    Emeritus Advisory Board Member | Chief Technical Officer, Raytheon Applied Signal Technology