Director of National Intelligence – Avril Haines

Who is Avril Haines?

She was the first woman to be deputy director of the CIA and served as former President Barack Obama’s principal deputy national security adviser

What is the Director of National Intelligence?

Leads the U.S. Intelligence Community, overseeing and directing the implementation of the National Intelligence Program (NIP). They are the principal advisor to the president, the National Security Council, and the Homeland Security Council for intelligence matters related to national security.

Status: Confirmed