Andrew Borene is the designated Civil Liberties and Privacy Officer for the National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC). He is an executive in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), a licensed attorney, and a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP). Andrew has more than 20 years of experience in intelligence, operations and investigations; he also has private sector senior executive experience leading advanced technology, high risk, and rapid growth initiatives with Fortune 100 companies and as turnaround CEO of a publicly-held encryption development company. In government, he has been a Senior Advisor to the Director of the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), and an Associate Deputy General Counsel at the Pentagon. He is a former U.S. Marine officer. He holds a JD from the University of Minnesota Law School and a BA in Economics from Macalester College. He is a recipient of the FBI Director’s Award and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.