Dr. Loren B. Thompson
Loren B. Thompson is chief operating officer of the nonprofit Lexington Institute and chief executive officer of Source Associates, a for-profit consultancy. Previously, he was deputy director of the Security Studies Program at Georgetown University and taught graduate-level courses in strategy, technology and media affairs there. He has also taught at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. Thompson holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Northeastern University, and master’s and doctoral degrees in government from Georgetown University.