Ben Goldsmith is a Strategist at the DHS Office of Cybersecurity & Communications Enterprise Performance Management Office. In his time at DHS, he has worked on issues including information sharing and indicator management, public affairs and communication, stakeholder engagement, and international relations. Ben has previously worked as a consultant on defense budgeting and strategic planning at RAND Corporation, BAE Systems, and SAIC, supporting clients including the Missile Defense Agency, the Air Force, and the Navy. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, he graduated from Stanford with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and an MS in Aerospace Engineering and from Harvard Kennedy School with an MPA. In his spare time, he is a private pilot and a very amateur cook.