Meet our advisors
Simon Everett's advisors have led initiatives to solve global health challenges, shepherd multinationals through complex transactions, and prevent terrorists from causing harm. Their work continues to have a positive impact throughout the defense, intelligence, public health, education, and technology communities. Simon Everett is fortunate to benefit from the insights of such exceptionally accomplished professionals.
Bill Gaches is a leading national security expert and former senior government executive. In more than 30 years of public service, Bill managed high-profile analytic portfolios as Assistant Administrator for Global Strategies and for Intelligence at the Transportation Security Administration, Deputy Director for Intelligence and Analysis at the National Counterterrorism Center, and Chief of the Counterterrorism Production Line at the National Security Agency.
Michèle Ledgerwood is a renowned expert on the future of global security and a nonresident Senior Associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. For more than 25 years, Michèle has worked at the intersection of science, public health, and defense, leading innovative analytic efforts at organizations including Science Applications International Corporation and the Harvard Kennedy School.
Alex Park is a successful entrepreneur and accomplished corporate attorney who is the co-founder, President, and Chief of Operations at C4EIS, an education and training technology firm. Previously, Alex spent nearly 15 years at Hogan Lovells LLP, where he led and supported capital markets and M&A transactions with an aggregate total value approaching $150B.
Neill Sciarrone is a leading public policy expert and corporate strategist who is currently the Senior Director for Strategy and Planning at BAE Systems, a global top 20 defense and aerospace company. Neill previously served in the White House as Special Assistant to the President for Homeland Security, Senior Director for Cybersecurity and Information Sharing Policy, and Director of Infrastructure Protection Policy.