The soufan center

The Soufan Center (TSC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving as a resource and forum for research, analysis, and strategic dialogue related to global security issues and emergent threats. By providing a non-partisan forum for public, private, philanthropic, academic and NGO sectors, TSC creates a space that allows for the identification, analysis and discussion of issues, facilitating dialogue with the aim of creating a comprehensive approach to greater human security.

Through its role as an investigative and analytical resource, a broad range of complex issues facing civil society are examined in the focus areas of: International Conflict and Transnational Security, Homeland Security, Law Enforcement and Domestic Threats, Human Rights & Rule of Law and Cybersecurity. TSC was founded by former FBI Supervisory Special Agent, Ali Soufan, a leading national security and counterterrorism expert who serves as a member of the Homeland Security Advisory Council.

Lori became an inaugural member of the Board of The Soufan Center in 2020, and leads its Budget and Development committee.

Ali Soufan's Testimony at the House Homeland Security Committee Hearing, "Global Terrorism: Threats to the Homeland, Part I, September 2019