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Treston Wheat



Last updated: Feb 14, 2022

Treston Wheat is an Intelligence Analyst with Milestone Technologies, embedded in Meta’s Global Security Red Team, focusing on threat actor/TTP research, wargaming and alternative analysis. Previously, he worked as a Strategic Cybersecurity Analyst and Geopolitical Risk Analyst for AS Solution embedded in Microsoft. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) with a dissertation on Augustinian just war theory and drone warfare, and during that time taught classes on American government, the presidency and political cinema. He received his B.A. in Political Science and History from UTK and his M.A. in Security Studies from Georgetown.

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