Homeland Security Project Panel Members

Peter Bergen

National Security Analyst, CNN

Christopher Carney

Former Congressman from Pennsylvania and Chair of the U.S. House Homeland Security Oversight Committee

Dr. Stephen E. Flynn, Ph.D.

Founding Co-Director of the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security and Professor of Political Science at Northeastern University

Dr. John Gannon

Dr. John Gannon

Former Deputy Director of the CIA for Intelligence and President of BAE Systems' Intelligence & Security business

Dan Glickman

Senior Fellow; Former Secretary of Agriculture; Former Chairman of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee

Dr. Bruce Hoffman

Bruce Hoffman

Director, Center for Peace and Security Studies, Georgetown University

Michael P. Jackson

Chairman and CEO, VidSys, Inc. and Former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Ellen Laipson

President and CEO of the Stimson Center and member of the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board

Michael E. Leiter

Senior Counselor to the Chief Executive Officer, Palantir Technologies and Former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center

Edwin Meese III

Former U.S. Attorney General, Ronald Reagan Distinguished Fellow in Public Policy and Chairman of the Center for Legal and Judicial Studies at The Heritage Foundation

Erroll G. Southers

Former Chief of Homeland Security and Intelligence for the Los Angeles Airports Police Department; and Associate Director of the National Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events at the University of Southern California

Richard L. Thornburgh

Former U.S. Attorney General and Of Counsel at K&L Gates

Frances Fragos Townsend

Frances Fragos Townsend

Former Homeland Security Advisor and Deputy National Security Advisor for Combating Terrorism; Senior Vice President, MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings, Inc.

Jim Turner

Former Congressman from Texas and Ranking Member of the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee