Lauren Bedula

Background

Lauren BedulaAs Associate Vice President at Beacon Global Strategies, a strategic advisory firm specializing in international policy, defense, cyber, intelligence, and homeland security, Ms. Bedula focuses on cybersecurity and technology’s impact on national security. Prior to joining Beacon, Ms. Bedula served as the Director for Policy, Emerging Threats at Business Executives for National Security, a national, nonprofit organization of senior executives who apply best business practice solutions to national security challenges. Ms. Bedula oversaw the domestic intelligence and counter threat finance portfolios, working closely with the Federal Bureau of Investigations, State and Local law enforcement, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Department of Homeland Security, and U.S. Special Operations Command. Previously, Ms. Bedula worked for a Member of Parliament in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. She also previously worked as a Research Associate for the National Council on Crime and Delinquency. Ms. Bedula graduated from the American University, with a double major in Public Communication and Interdisciplinary Studies C.L.E.G.: Communications, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government.