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Brandon Holt

Strategic Advisory Firm


Last updated: Jan 16, 2024

Brandon Holt is head of operations at a global research and strategic advisory firm. Brandon previously served on the White House National Security Council staff as principal aide to the U.S. deputy national security advisor. He has also served at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and on the White House budget staff. Brandon studied international affairs and risk management at Georgetown University and the University of Georgia. 

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