Anita Waddell serves as the Executive Associate seconded to Qatar International Academy for Security Studies (QIASS). Prior to joining TSG, Anita served with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Large portions of her 25-year FBI career were permanent international assignments within the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regions. She has served within the Legal Attache Sections at US embassies in Pakistan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Qatar. Additionally she has numerous operational deployments within the MENA region as an incident response team member.