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Past Event

Women in National Security Panel featuring Air Force Secretary Deborah James & NGA Deputy Director Sue Gordon

Past Event: 02.18.2016 @ 6:00 pm

This year, AGS's annual Women in National Security Panel will feature two Duke alumnae: Air Force Secretary Deborah James and NGA Deputy Director Sue Gordon. The talk will be moderated by MPP student, Maureen Hartney, a former intelligence officer in the U.S. Air Force. This event is free and open to the public. Ms. James has 30 years of senior homeland and national security experience in the federal government and the private sector. Prior to her current position as the Secretary of the Air Force, Ms. James served as President of Science Applications International Corporation's Technical and Engineering Sector, where she was responsible for 8,700 employees and more than $2 billion in revenue. Sue Gordon became the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency's (NGA) sixth Deputy Director on Jan. 1, 2015 after more than 25 years of service with the Central Intelligence Agency. Ms. Gordon previously served concurrently as Director of the CIA's Information Operations Center and as the CIA Director's senior advisor on cyber. She was responsible for fully integrating advanced cyber capabilities into all of CIA's mission areas, while protecting against the cyber threat to the CIA's information, operations and officers.

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