Advisory Council

Charles E. Allen
Mr. Allen has served as a member of the U.S. Intelligence Community for five decades and is nationally recognized as an expert in counterterrorism, homeland security and information sharing. Mr. Allen has held a number of leadership positions at the Central Intelligence Agency, including Assistant Director of Central Intelligence for Collection. He was also appointed as the Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis for the Department of Homeland Security and is currently a principal at the Chertoff Group.

Jeffrey K. Harris
Mr. Harris' career has supported U.S. national security in both government and industry by fostering new technologies, programs and capabilities. He has served as the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Space, Director of the NRO and Associate Executive Director of the Intelligence Community Staff. He was formerly the President of Space Imaging, the first company to commercially provide high-resolution satellite imagery and information products and President of Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space. He currently chairs the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation and the Open Geospatial Consortium.

Dr. Paul G. Kaminski
Dr. Kaminski is the former Under Secretary of Defense for acquisition and technology. He has spent his career working with advanced technology in both the private and public sectors. Dr. Kaminski is Chairman and CEO of Technovation, Inc., serves on the Defense Science Board and the Director of National Intelligence Senior Advisory Group.

Gary Roughead
Admiral Roughead served as the 29th Chief of Naval Operations from 2007 until he retired from active duty in September 2011. He was the first officer to command both classes of Aegis ships and is one of only two officers to have commanded fleets in both the Pacific and Atlantic. He served six operational commands for the Navy and also served as Commandant, United States Naval Academy, the Department of the Navy’s Chief of Legislative Affairs, and as Deputy Commander, U.S. Pacific Command. Admiral Roughead is a an Annenberg Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and serves on the boards of directors and advises companies in the security, medical and financial sectors.