INSF Position Paper: Future of the IC Workforce
December 12, 2022
In December 2022, the Intelligence and National Security Foundation (INSF), with support from Avantus Federal, hosted a three-part multimedia series examining the Future of the IC Workforce. The series examined key issues facing the intelligence community workforce and provided recommendations to ensure the IC is prepared to meet future challenges and opportunities.
Support for Sec. 506 in FY23 IAA
October 24, 2022
Op-Ed: Intelligence agencies must transform acquisition
October 18, 2022
To take advantage of private sector innovation, IC policymakers must change acquisition processes to focus on outcomes rather than inputs, enable more unclassified and remote work, make it easier for contractors to clear staff and access secure workspaces, and enhance the acquisition workforce.
New Paper Examines Potential Implications of Insider Threat Program Names
September 29, 2022
In a September 2022 Intelligence Insights paper, “Insider Threat Program Naming Convention,” INSA argues that how an organization names its program influences personnel buy-in and program effectiveness.
New Paper Addresses InTP Effectiveness Metrics
September 27, 2022
In a Sept. 2022 white paper, INSA recommends that both businesses and government agencies re-examine the metrics of their insider threat programs in order to ensure their programs’ effectiveness and resiliency.
Get to Know our 2022 INSF Scholarship Recipients!
August 05, 2022
"This year we had a deep field of scholarship applicants filled with students well on their way to accomplishing great things in service to our nation," said INSA/INSF President Suzanne Wilson Heckenberg.
Nominations Open for 2023 Achievement Awards
August 30, 2022
New Paper Addresses Recruiting and Clearing Personnel with Foreign Ties
July 28, 2022
New SPRC paper calls for the IC security apparatus to review its assumptions around clearing U.S. citizens with foreign ties in order to attract and retain a world class IC workforce.
IC Leaders Address Mental Health Stigma and Security Clearances
July 06, 2022
New Paper Calls for Improving Security Clearance Mobility
June 02, 2022
Delays in processing the movement of cleared personnel from one government agency to another undermine the efficiency of more than 150,000 cleared contractors each year.