International risk consultant. She is President of CTC International Group and Managing Editor, Communities Digital News. Lisa served as an officer with the CIA for 15 years, as both an analyst and a Special Projects Officer. Her specialties include Latin America, counter-terrorism, counter-insurgency, tracing and identifying money laundering and arms transfers. She also completed tours in the CIA and White House Operations Centers, providing 24-hour intelligence support to high-level U.S. policy makers. Lisa also served overseas, directly providing intelligence assistance for the Guatemalan peace plan and on-the-ground assistance to counter-insurgency and counter-narcotics operations. After leaving the government, Lisa co-founded a private intelligence firm in West Palm Beach, Florida. She frequently appears on Newsmax TV, providing analysis on international developments. Ms. Ruth has an MA in international relations from the University of Virginia, and a BA in international relations from George Mason University.