Kel McClanahan

Kel McClanahan

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Kel McClanahan is the Executive Director of National Security Counselors, a Washington-area non-profit public interest law firm which specializes in national security law and information and privacy law, and through which he often represents Intelligence Community employees and contractors. He is an adjunct professor at the American University Washington College of Law, where he teaches National Security Law and Practice, and has also taught National Security Law at the University of the District of Columbia and Point Park University.  He sits on the Board of Directors of the National Military Intelligence Foundation, the Board of Directors of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, and the Steering Committee of the BADC Committee on National Security Law, Policy, and Practice, and is a charter member of the Security Clearance Lawyers Association.

He received his Master of Arts cum laude in Security Studies from the Georgetown University Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, his Juris Doctorate from the American University Washington College of Law, and his Master of Laws in National Security Law from the Georgetown University Law Center.

He can be found on Twitter at @NatlSecCnslrs.