Juliette Kayyem Biography
Juliette Kayyem Full names Juliette N. Kayyem is an American businessperson, author, and host of the WGBH podcast The SCIF. She serves as a national security analyst for CNN and is a weekly guest on Boston Public Radio. She is the Belfer Lecturer in International Security at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard, a member of Secretary Jeh Johnson’s Homeland Security Advisory Council, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Pacific Council on International Policy.
She is a former candidate for Governor of Massachusetts and a former Boston Globe columnist, writing about issues of national security and foreign affairs for the op-ed page.
Juliette Kayyem Career
A lawyer by training, she began her legal career in 1995 at the Department of Justice, ultimately serving as an advisor to then Attorney General Janet Reno until 1999.From 1999-2000, Kayyem served as former House Minority Leader Richard Gephardt’s appointee to the National Commission on Terrorism, a Congressionally mandated review of how the government could better prepare for the growing terrorist threat. Chaired by L. Paul Bremer, that Commission’s recommendations in the year 2000 urged the nation to recognize and adapt to the growing tide of terrorist activity against the United States.
In October 2017, Kayyem became the chief executive officer of Massachusetts-based Zemcar, an on-demand and scheduled rideshare company focused on children and seniors.. Zemcar discontinued its rideshare services in December of 2018.
After ending operations in December of 2018, it was announced in March 2019 that Kayyem is chief executive officer of Gip Mobility – a technology company focused on providing transparency in the rideshare industry.
She was appointed as Massachusetts’ first Undersecretary for Homeland Security by Governor Deval L. Patrick in January 2007, overseeing the National Guard, the commonwealth’s strategic security planning, and the distribution of homeland security funds consistent with the Governor’s priorities.
On March 5, 2009 United States Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano appointed Juliette N. Kayyem Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs. As Assistant Secretary, Kayyem was responsible for coordinated and consistent planning between the Department and all of its state, local, tribal, and territorial partners on issues as varied as immigration, intelligence sharing, military affairs, border security, and the response to operational events such as H1N1 influenza outbreak, the December 25th attempted terrorist attack, the Haiti earthquake, and the BP oil spill.
On August 21, 2013, Kayyem announced she was running for Governor of Massachusetts.In February 2014, it was reported by The Boston Globe that Kayyem failed to vote in either 2009 and 2010. At the time she was living temporarily in Washington, D.C., and did not ask for an absentee ballot for Massachusetts or register to vote in the District of Columbia.
When asked about her voting record, Kayyem’s spokesman initially stated that Kayyem had registered in the District of Columbia during those years. But records later showed that Kayyem was never registered in Washington. When confronted with this evidence, Kayyem’s campaign spokesman stated that Kayyem didn’t think she could vote in Massachusetts during the time in Washington.
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Juliette Kayyem Age
Kayyem (born August 16, 1969) is an American businessperson, author, and host of the WGBH podcast The SCIF. She serves as a national security analyst for CNN and is a weekly guest on Boston Public Radio. She is 49 years of age as of 2019.
Juliette Kayyem height
On Twitter, Juliette twitted that she is of 5’9″ barefoot.
Juliette Kayyem Husband
Kayyemm is Married to David Jeremiah Barron.He is a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and former S. William Green Professor of Public Law at Harvard Law School. He previously served as the Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Office of Legal Counsel at the United States Department of Justice.
He is known for his controversial legal memo justifying the use of lethal drone strikes against U.S. citizens without judicial process. Barron was born on July 7, 1967, in Washington, D.C. and is the son of George Washington University Law School professor and former dean Jerome A. Barron.
Juliette Kayyem Age
N. Kayyem (born August 16, 1969) is an American businessperson, author, and host of the WGBH podcast The SCIF. She serves as a national security analyst for CNN and is a weekly guest on Boston Public Radio. Was born on August 16, 1969. She is 49 years of age as of 2019.
Juliette Kayyem Harvard
Kayyem graduated from Harvard University with her Bachelor’s degree in 1991 and from Harvard Law School with a Juris Doctor degree in 1995.Since 2001, Kayyem has been a resident scholar at the Belfer Center, serving both as Executive Director of the Kennedy School’s Executive Session on Domestic Preparedness, a terrorism and homeland security research program, and as co-Director of Harvard’s Long-Term Legal Strategy for Combating Terrorism. She also taught courses on law and national security.
Juliette Kayyem Salary
Kayyem net worth is $1.4 Million. Her exact salary is unknown but it is estimated that she earns the top percentile.