Rick Hotchner

Rick Hotchner

Senior Consultant and National Security Analyst

Rick Hotchner served for 28 years as a case officer in the Central Intelligence Agency’s Directorate of Operations, retiring in 2018 as a member of the Senior Intelligence Service. Hotchner had six field tours and several senior Headquarters assignments, the last of which was Deputy Chief of Operations in the CounterTerrorism Mission Center. He is now engaged as a management and security consultant in a range of paid and pro bono projects.