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Michael Allen

Michael Allen joined Beacon Global Strategies LLC as a Managing Director in August 2013. Mr. Allen has spent his career in the national security arena working in the White House, Capitol Hill, and in the private sector advising on critical national security issues such as cybersecurity, non-proliferation, and intelligence matters. In addition, Mr. Allen is … Continued

Ashley Barry

Ashley Barry joined Beacon Global Strategies LLC in February 2017. Prior to joining Beacon, Ms. Barry served as the Deputy Chief Management Officer with the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB).  In that role, Ms. Barry supported the Board’s administrative agenda by assisting the General Counsel with drafting policies and procedures, and supporting the … Continued

Jeremy Bash

Jeremy Bash is a Founder and Managing Director of Beacon Global Strategies LLC. Mr. Bash has spent the past 20 years advising national leaders and chief executives on a range of strategic, management, legal, and policy issues.  His clients include America’s leading companies in the areas of tech, defense, finance, security, and aerospace. In addition, … Continued

Lauren Bedula

Lauren Bedula joined Beacon Global Strategies LLC in June 2015. Prior to joining Beacon, Ms. Bedula served as the Director for Policy, Emerging Threats at Business Executives for National Security (BENS), a national, nonprofit organization of senior executives who apply best business practice solutions to national security challenges. Ms. Bedula oversaw the domestic intelligence and … Continued

Robert Cardillo

Robert Cardillo joined the Beacon Global Strategies Advisory Board in May 2019 Mr. Cardillo is one of the country’s most recognized national security professionals and has held numerous leadership positions in his distinguished 35-years of service in the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC). Most recently he served as the sixth Director of the NGA from October … Continued

Derek Chollet

Derek Chollet serves as an Advisor to the Firm. With over two decades of experience in Washington, Derek Chollet has had senior roles in the Defense Department, State Department, White House, and on Capitol Hill. From 2012-2015, Mr. Chollet was the U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, where he managed U.S. defense … Continued

Jonathan Desjardins

Eric Edelman

Eric Edelman serves as a Member of the Beacon Global Strategies Advisory Board. Ambassador Eric S. Edelman retired as a Career Minister from the U.S. Foreign Service on May 1, 2009. He is currently Distinguished Fellow at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments and Hertog Distinguished Practitioner in Residence at the Philip Merrill Center … Continued

Jamie Fly

Jamie Fly is a Senior Fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the United States.  He served as Counselor for Foreign and National Security Affairs to Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) from 2013-2017, serving as his Foreign Policy Advisor during his presidential campaign.  Prior to joining Senator Rubio’s staff in February 2013, he served as the Executive Director … Continued

Kaitlyn Garman

Kaitlyn Garman joined Beacon Global Strategies LLC as a Senior Associate in March 2017. Prior to joining BGS, Ms. Garman worked in the Office of the Secretary of Defense as Confidential Assistant to the Secretary of Defense and his Chief of Staff. For both roles, she prepared and presented daily briefing materials, and provided research in … Continued