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Louis DeAnda

Louis DeAnda, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is a 27-year veteran of metropolitan and federal law enforcement, organized crime investigation, and counter-terrorism operations both within the domestic United States and internationally through the Pentagon’s Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization (JIEDDO).  He holds a bachelor degree in Criminal Justice and graduate study in Homeland Security and Emergency Management.  In addition to his field investigation experience, he is a former instructor-trainer at the United States Federal Law Enforcement Training Center.  He was a former United States Federal Air Marshal / Instructor-Trainer from 2002 through 2007 and was also a founding member and investigations subject matter expert for JIEDDO Fox Team 1, a previously classified counter-IED operations unit deployed to Baghdad, Iraq from 2007 to mid-2009.  He has conducted over one hundred point of capture interviews with terrorists, insurgents, and key criminal personalities from approximately one dozen recognized and emerging criminal organizations involved in insurgency and terrorism in Latin America and the Middle East.  He now operates a strategic security consultancy in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and may be contacted directly on the LinkedIn professional network