Christopher A. Kojm
|Chair of the National Intelligence Council|
July 6, 2009 – July 2014
|Preceded by||Peter Lavoy|
|Succeeded by||Gregory Treverton|
March 7, 1948 |
Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
|Alma mater||Harvard University
Kojm received an AB from Harvard College in 1977 and an MA from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University in 1979. From 1979 to 1984 he was a senior editor at the Foreign Policy Association in New York City.
From 1998 to 2003, Kojm was Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intelligence Policy and Coordination in the State Department's Bureau of Intelligence and Research. He then served as Deputy Director of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, later serving as president of the 9/11 Public Discourse Project.
Between 2004 and 2006, he was a Visiting Professor at his alma mater, the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. In 2006, he was a senior adviser to the Iraq Study Group. In 2007, he became a faculty member of the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University.
|Chair of the National Intelligence Council