Ana Quintana-Lovett

Ana Rosa Quintana-Lovett is currently the Senior Director of Policy at the Vandenberg Coalition. She most recently served as the Staff Director for Western Hemisphere for House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX). In that capacity, she was the lead Republican advisor in the U.S. House of Representatives on U.S. policy towards Latin America and the Caribbean. She was also Chairman McCaul’s principal advisor on border security, migration, and counternarcotics policy. Prior to her time on the hill, she led the Latin America portfolio at The Heritage Foundation for nearly eight years and served at the Defense Intelligence Agency. At The Heritage Foundation, she wrote policy studies and articles for a variety of outlets and was also a regular media contributor. She was formerly a National Security Fellow with the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and a former Penn Kemble Democracy Forum Fellow with the National Endowment for Democracy. She is a current Board Member of the Strategic Intelligence Program at Patrick Henry College.