Co-Founders and Organizing Board

Kevin Desanto – Managing Director, KippsDesanto    LinkedIn
Jeremy King – President, Benchmark Executive Search    LinkedIn
Andrew Lustig – Partner, Cooley  LinkedIn


MissionLink has a high-profile Board of Advisors who play a very active role in adding value to the members of MissionLink. These advisors are former government leaders and commercial industry experts.

Bill Crowell – Partner, Alsop-Louie; former Deputy Director at NSA LinkedIn

Matthew Devost – President & CEO, FusionX, LLC LinkedIn

Jamie Dos Santos – Chairman & CEO of Cybraics LinkedIn

Tim Estes– Founder and President, Digital Reasoning LinkedIn

Bob Flores – Founder & Partner, Cognitio Corp.; former CTO at CIA LinkedIn

Bob Gourley – Founder & Partner, Cognitio Corp.; former CTO at DIA LinkedIn

Melissa Hathaway – Former National Security Council, Senior Director for Cyberspace

LTG (Ret.) Rhett Hernandez – Former Commander, US Army Cyber Command LinkedIn

Tim Hughes – Senior Vice President and General Counsel, SpaceX

Gus Hunt – CEO, Hunt Technology; former CIO, CIA Linkedin

Jim Hunt – Manging Partner, Lavrock Ventures Linkedin

Suzanne Kelly– CEO & Publisher, Cipher Brief LinkedIn

Francis Landolf – Principal, Core Consulting, LLC; former Chief, Cryptanalysis & Exploitation Services at NSA LinkedIn

Nick Lantuh – Former Founder & President, NetWitness Corporation

Hon. James B. Longley Jr. – Executive Director of the Advanced Technical Intelligence Association (ATIA)

Andrew Maner – Former Managing Partner of US Federal, IBM Global Business Services LinkedIn

Steve Ritchey – Partner, BDO

Randy Sabett – Special Counsel, Cooley LLP LinkedIn

Alan Wade – Wade Associates; former CIO at CIA