CEO, Faith Without Borders, LLC
Former Acting Director,
Defense Intelligence Agency
Until February 2015, Mr. Shedd was a Central Intelligence Agency Executive who served at the highest levels of the U.S. Government and across the Intelligence and National Security communities during a career extending nearly 33 years. Until January 2015, he led the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) with over 16,500 personnel. Since 2001, Mr. Shedd guided the transformation of the Intelligence Community (IC) from positions at the White House/National Security Council and served in top positions in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). He served in senior CIA positions in the Directorate of Operations and was posted abroad among other locations in Costa Rica and Mexico.
Mr. Shedd is currently an Adjunct Professor at Patrick Henry College, a Distinguished Fellow at The Heritage Foundation, serves on several corporate Boards of Directors/Advisors, and devotes considerable time to non-governmental organizations work specifically in Latin America.