Conference Chair and Conference Rapporteur Bios
Kristin Henderson | Conference Rapporteur
Kristin Henderson is an author and journalist, whose coverage includes reporting from Iraq and Afghanistan. Her work earned the Military Reporters & Editors Association’s large market newspaper/magazine awards for domestic and overseas coverage. She is the author of three books, including While They’re at War: The True Story of American Families on the Homefront, and her writing has appeared in The Washington Post Magazine and Military.com, among other outlets. Media appearances include NPR’s All Things Considered and Fresh Air, NBC’s Weekend Today Show, C-SPAN and the BBC.
Prof. Sarwar A. Kashmeri | Conference Chair
Sarwar A. Kashmeri is a Professor of Political Science at Norwich University and a fellow with the Foreign Policy Association. He is the author of two books and is a current affairs commentator who writes regular columns and makes frequent media appearances. He is recognized on both sides of the Atlantic as a specialist on US–European relations and NATO. A former international businessman, he brings a global business perspective to his work in US foreign policy and national security strategy. He was responsible for organizing Norwich University’s 2014 US Grand Strategy Conference: The Future of American Leadership in the World and will serve as its chairman.