Anne Speckhard

Breaking the ISIS Brand

Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. is Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry in the School of Medicine, Georgetown University, and Director of the International Center for the Study of Violent Extremism (ICSVE). She currently runs the Breaking the ISIS Brand – ISIS Defectors Interviews Project at ICSVE. Dr. Speckhard has been working in the field of counter-terrorism and psychology since the 1980’s and has extensive experience working in Europe, the Middle East and the former Soviet Union.