Darren E. Tromblay served as an Intelligence Analyst in the US government, for more than a decade. He is the author of the forthcoming Spying: Assessing US Domestic Intelligence Since 9/11 (Lynne Rienner, 2019); Political Influence Operations: How Foreign Actors Seek to Shape U.S. Policy Making (Rowman & Littlefield, 2018) and co-author of Securing U.S. Innovation (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016). Mr. Tromblay has been published in Lawfare, the Hill, Just Security, Small Wars Journal, the International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, and Intelligence and National Security. He holds an MA from the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, an MS from the National Intelligence University, and a BA from the University of California. Mr. Tromblay can be reached at Tromblay@gwu.edu. The views expressed by the author are entirely his own and do not represent the views of any U.S. government agency.