Dr. Janne E. Nolan
Janne Nolan is a member of the International Affairs faculty at George Washington University and Chair of the Nuclear Security Working Group, a network of senior civilian and military experts who promote bipartisan discourse about nuclear and national security. Dr. Nolan has held numerous senior positions in the private sector, including as a Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution, Director of Foreign Policy at the Century Foundation of New York and Senior International Security Consultant at Science Applications International Corporation. She has served on the graduate faculty of Columbia University, the University of Pittsburgh and the Georgetown School of Foreign Service. Her public service includes positions as a defense trade specialist in the Department of State, senior representative to the Senate Armed Services Committee and defense advisor to several presidential campaigns and transition teams. She was appointed to chair the White House Presidential Advisory Board on U.S. Arms and Technology Policy and served on the National Defense Panel, the State Department's Accountability Review Board, the Panel to Assess the Ballistic Missile Threat to the U.S., and the Secretary of Defense's Policy Board.