ADM Michael S. Rogers

Former Director, NSA & Senior Advisor, Team8 , Independent

Mike Rogers retired from the U.S. Navy in June 2018 after 37 years of naval service rising to the rank of four-star admiral. He culminated his career with a four-year tour as Commander, U.S. Cyber Command and Director, National Security Agency. Admiral Rogers is a graduate of Auburn University and also holds a Masters of Science in National Security. He is a distinguished graduate of the National War College and a graduate of highest distinction from the Naval War College. He is an MIT Seminar XXI fellow and a Harvard Senior Executive in National Security alum.

During his service in uniform, ADM Rogers held positions afloat and ashore around the globe focusing on cyber, intelligence, maritime operations and national security. His joint service was extensive including duty with the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Joint Chiefs of Staff and U.S. Indo Pacific Command. Admiral Rogers commanded at the unit, Fleet and service component levels in the Navy.

He is currently supporting various companies in the private sector, speaking to business groups and working internationally in the cyber and national security arenas.