Aaron Dowd, Secretary
Aaron T. Dowd is an entrepreneur working with an international diversified holding company with interests in the financial services, energy, infrastructure, and logistics sectors. From 2003-2013, he served as a Special Advisor and Senior Aide to The Honorable Chuck Hagel, former Secretary of Defense and U.S. Senator. Dowd has also advised the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). He is on the Board of Directors of the Mentor Foundation USA; and the University of Chicago Project on Security and Threats (CPOST). Dowd holds a Master of Business Administration-Global Executive Program from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Marquette University.