Advisory Board

NSI is honored that the following individuals have agreed to serve as a board of advisors to the Institute. They bring decades of experience in public service in a wide range of federal counterterrorism, defense, and intelligence agencies.  They include former officials from the administrations of several presidents, as well as the U.S. Congress, the federal judiciary, media, and academia.

General Keith Alexander (Ret.)
Former Director, National Security Agency
Michael Allen
Former Majority Staff Director, U.S. House Intelligence Committee
Chuck Alsup
Former Advisor to the Chairman, Senate Armed Services Committee; President, INSA
Stewart Baker
Former General Counsel, National Security Agency
Jeremy Bash
Former Chief of Staff, Central Intelligence Agency
David S. Cohen
Former Deputy Director, Central Intelligence Agency; Partner, WilmerHale
Raj De
Former General Counsel, National Security Agency
Donald R. Dixon
Co-Founder and Managing Director, Trident Capital Cybersecurity
Alice Fisher
Former Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division, Department of Justice; Partner, Latham & Watkins
General Michael Hayden (ret.)
Former Director, Central Intelligence Agency; Former Director, National Security Agency
Frank R. Jimenez
Former General Counsel, U.S. Department of the Navy
Caroline Krass
Former General Counsel, Central Intelligence Agency; Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
Letitia A. Long
Former Director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency; Board Chairman, INSA
Neil MacBride
Former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia
Ellen E. McCarthy
Former Chief Operating Officer, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency; President, Noblis NSP
Heather Molino
Former Minority Staff Director, House Intelligence Committee; Cornerstone Government Affairs
Lisa O. Monaco
Former Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
Michael B. Mukasey
Former U.S. Attorney General
Matt Olsen
Former Director, National Counter Terrorism Center
Benjamin Powell
Former General Counsel, Office of the Director of National Intelligence
Alan Charles Raul
Former Vice Chairman, Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
Mike Rogers
Former Chairman, U.S. House Intelligence Committee
Paul Rosenzweig
Former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy, Department of Homeland Security
Ted Schlein
General Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Kristen Silverberg
Former U.S. Ambassador to the European Union
Ted Ullyot
Former Chief of Staff to the U.S. Attorney General
Kenneth Wainstein
Former Assistant Attorney General for National Security, U.S. Department of Justice
Joe Whitley
Former General Counsel, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Benjamin Wittes
Editor-in-Chief, Lawfare
Alberto Yépez
Co-Founder and Managing Director, Trident Capital Cybersecurity
Juan Zarate
Former Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for Combating Terrorism