A retired military officer with over 24 years of service in both the U.S. Air Force and Army special operations communities, he has led some of our Nation’s most elite counter-terrorism forces during combat operations in Panama, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Bob is the President of SIXGEN, a cybersecurity firm that supports critical U.S. government cyber activities. He serves as a senior advisor to G2 Capital Advisors, a boutique investment bank in Boston, where he created their successful Aerospace, Defense and Security practice group. An accomplished communicator, Bob’s articles have been published in newspapers and journals nationwide and he is a regular analyst on television and radio stations across the country, providing expert commentary on America’s national security issues. He holds a B.S. in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a Masters in Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.