President, The Wilson Center
Jane Harman resigned from Congress on February 28, 2011 to join the Wilson Center as its first female Director, President and CEO. Representing the aerospace center of California for nine terms, she served on every major security committee in the House, including Armed Services, Intelligence, and Homeland Security. She sits on the Defense Policy Board, the State Department Foreign Policy Board, and the Homeland Security Advisory Committee. She also serves on the Executive Committee of the Trilateral Commission, the Advisory Board of the Munich Security Conference, and as a Trustee at the Aspen Institute and the University of Southern California.