University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

When I Spy Isn't Child's Play

It doesn't get better than this: three former CIA agents—H.K. Roy, Jonna Mendez and Malcolm Nance—are still hard at work keeping us safe in this unstable world by trying to wake us up to the dangers around us.

H.K. Roy

"Are you a CIA agent?" H.K. Roy has gotten that question a lot over the years. His response is always the same: "If I am, no one told me." It's the perfect cover story, if you think about it. In fact, he was a staff CIA operations officer (aka case officer) for 13 years, serving in Latin America and the former Yugoslavia....

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Jonna Mendez

Jonna Mendez is a retired CIA intelligence officer with 27 years of service in Moscow and other sensitive areas. She participated in a number of training exercises, along with her late husband, Tony, which ultimately led to the codification of the rules....

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Malcolm Nance

Malcolm Nance is an Arabic-speaking former naval counter-terrorism and intelligence officer specializing in the Middle East, a combat veteran, Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) expert, historian and author....

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