Erik Kleinsmith is the Associate Vice President for Business Development in Intelligence Studies, National & Homeland Security, and Cybersecurity for American Military University. He is a former Army Intelligence Officer and the former portfolio manager for Intelligence & Security Training at Lockheed Martin. Erik is one of the subjects of a book entitled The Watchers by Shane Harris, which covered his work on a program called Able Danger tracking Al-Qaeda prior to 9/11. He currently resides in Virginia with his wife and two children. To contact him, email IPSauthor@apus.edu.