James (Tom) Roberts, Retired U.S. Army Colonel

James (Tom) Roberts, Retired U.S. Army ColonelJames (Tom) Roberts, Retired U.S. Army Colonel, invested much of his 34 years of Army service developing operational concepts for the special operations community. In this capacity, he extensively studied terrorist organizations and foreign special operations forces and developed a terrorism analysis cell to support high-level defense department leaders. After retirement from active duty, he served in a variety of roles providing security for U.S. critical infrastructure and organizations and was a senior advisor in Iraq on the capabilities of Iraqi forces to maintain security and protect against terrorist attacks.