Meg King is the director of the Wilson Center’s Science and Technology Innovation Program and leads cutting-edge training programs to equip generations of US Congressional and Executive branch staff with technology skills. Previously, she was an international project manager for the US government’s Cooperative Threat Reduction Program. From 2008 to 2011, she was senior legislative assistant to the chair of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment. She began her career as a research assistant for the Homeland Security Project at the Center for the Study of the Presidency. Meg is a member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies and of the Women in International Security Network.