Wikistrat Expert Kerry Patton

Kerry Patton

Henley Putnam University Professor teaching terrorism, intelligence, and protection management

Mr. Kerry E. Patton is an internationally recognized security, terrorism, and intelligence expert. He has assisted and continues to assist in the research and development for an upcoming “National Security” degree program for a major University.

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Kerry Patton is author of the book Sociocultural Intelligence: The New Discipline of Intelligence Studies and the children’s book American Patriotism. His is a regular contributing Op-ed writer for Andrew Brietbart’s and often contributes to Fox News,, and the Gold Coast Chronicle. He is listed as a national security commentator and terror analyst for Fox News.

Mr. Patton is an internationally recognized security, terrorism, and intelligence professional. Mr. Patton has taught domestic and international organizations in terrorism, intelligence, and physical security related issues, which included the National Security Agency. He has briefed some of the highest of government officials ranging from Ambassadors, Congressmen, Senators, and Pentagon Staff.

Patton has served his country honorably throughout South America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Europe fulfilling human intelligence and physical security operations. He has conducted Risk Management programs on critical assets, tactical surveys of over five hundred international airfields and energy platforms, and supported in the protection of Afghan President Karzai.

While serving his country, Kerry Patton has interviewed (outside interrogations) terrorists and former terrorists within Hezb Islami Gullbidine, Taliban, Maoists, and the Palestinian Liberation Organization as well as political party members associated to terrorist organizations while operating in some of today’s most classified U.S. government programs. He has operated in and outside of Afghanistan from 2001 through late 2008. His subject matter knowledge of Afghanistan has been divulged throughout numerous speaking venues from radio talk shows, academic conferences, law enforcement seminars, and non-public government engagements.

Mr. Patton serves as the Vice President of Training and Public Relations for the Emerald Society of the Federal Law Enforcement Agencies. He currently teaches terrorism, intelligence, and protection management courses for Henley Putnam University.

Wikistrat Analytic Community
Mr. Patton is a Senior Analyst in Wikistrat’s Analytic Community

Academic Qualifications:
Master of Strategic Intelligence concentrating in Global Terrorism; Bachelor of Arts in Intelligence Studies concentrating in Terrorism; Studies Associate in Applied Science at American Military University

Areas of Expertise:
Terrorism Insurgencies
Criminal Networks
Enviornmental Variables, Perception, and Behavior for social and cultural constructs
Sociocultural Intelligence


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