September 17, 2007
START Seminar with Ambassador Henry Crumpton
You are invited to a START Seminar with:
The Honorable Henry A. Crumpton, Former Coordinator of Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State
"A New Era of Conflict"
WHEN Wednesday, October 3, 2007 3:30pm through 4:45pm
WHERE Orem Alumni Ballroom Riggs Alumni Center, University of Maryland, College Park
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ABOUT THE SPEAKER With the rank of Ambassador-at-Large, Henry "Hank" A. Crumpton served as the Coordinator for Counterterrorism at the U.S. Department of State from August 2005 until February 2007. Working directly for the Secretary of State, Ambassador Crumpton developed, coordinated, and implemented U.S. counterterrorism policy.
He arrived at the State Department following a 24 year career in the Central Intelligence Agency, including assignments to the Federal Bureau of Investigation as Deputy Chief of the International Terrorism Operations Section and as Deputy Chief (Operations) of the CIAâ€™s Counterterrorism Center, 1999-2001. He led the CIA's Afghanistan campaign, 2001-2002, and his achievements have been portrayed in such books as Bush at War, American Soldier, First In, Jawbreaker, and At the Center of the Storm. Ambassador Crumpton is a member of the START Advisory Board.