Senior Advisors

The Council’s Senior Advisors involve a group of former government officials and other leaders in the Homeland Security Enterprise who provide expert policy, operational, and thought leadership guidance to our leadership and activities.

Chris Cummiskey

CEO, Cummiskey Strategic Solutions, LLC
Former Deputy Under Secretary for ManagementU.S. Department of Homeland Security

Rajesh De

Partner, Mayer Brown
Former Staff Secretary and Deputy Assistant to the President; General Counsel, National Security Agency; Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Legal Policy; Counsel, Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Brian E. Finch

Partner & Co-chair of the Cybersecurity & Global Security Practice, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Janet Hale

Former Under Secretary for Management, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Rick Saunders

Former Deputy National Security Advisor, Office of the Vice President of the United States