Interview with Brad Johnson on the IG Report- Part One
A closer look at how the CIA operates from a former CIA Official
Today on A Bird’s Eye View, our host Tabitha Smiles sits down with Brad Johnson. Johnson is the president of Americans for Intelligence Reform and was also a Senior Operations Officer and Chief of Station with the Central Intelligence Agency.
In part one of our two-part interview, Johnson will discuss the recent IG report. This is an informative and intimate look at the CIA, and how our new liberal climate has changed the landscape.
Brad Johnson, President Americans for Intelligence Reform
Brad Johnson retired as a Senior Operations Officer and Chief of Station with the Central Intelligence Agency’s Directorate of Operations. He has served domestically and abroad with numerous assignments often during periods of armed conflict. He has served overseas in direct support of the War against Terrorism.
Mr. Johnson is a certified senior expert in Counterintelligence issues with extensive direct experience in the field. He is a senior expert in surveillance and surveillance detection issues.
He has proven expertise in dangerous operational environments with the highest level of training and extensive direct experience in tradecraft for dangerous areas. His proven expertise also extends to denied operational environments (most difficult and restrictive) with the highest levels of training offered anywhere in the USG or the world and extensive direct experience.
Mr. Johnson managed the overseas portion of the Persons Indicted For War Crimes (PIFWC) program and has served overseas as Chief of Station multiple times.
He is an enrolled member of The Cherokee Nation, a Federally Recognized Tribe. Since his retirement from the CIA, Brad has run a successful intelligence related training company.