Jeff Bardin is Chief Intelligence Officer for Treadstone 71 with clients on four continents. In 2007, he was awarded the RSA Conference Award for Excellence in the field of security practices. His team also won the 2007 SC Magazine Award for Best Security Team. Jeff served in the U.S. Air Force as a cryptologic linguist and as an office in the U.S. Army and U.S. Army National Guard. He has B.A. in Special Studies - Middle East Studies & Language from Trinity College, and he graduated cum laude with a M.S. in Information Assurance from Norwich University. Jeff also attended the Middlebury College Language School for language training and spent two years studying Russian history, literature and language.