Member of Hoover IP² Working Group Steering Committee

Amy Zegart, a Davies Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, professor (by courtesy) at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, and codirector of Stanford’s Center for International Security and Cooperation, was previously a professor of public policy at UCLA’s Luskin School of Public Affairs. Zegart’s research examines organizational development, adaptation, and innovation in national security policy. Her most recent book is Eyes on Spies: Congress and the United States Intelligence Community; she also authored the award-winning books Flawed by Design and Spying Blind. She publishes in leading political science journals, including International Security and Political Science Quarterly. Zegart served on the NSC and on the National Academies of Science Panel to Improve Intelligence Analysis and as a foreign policy adviser to the Bush-Cheney 2000 presidential campaign. She worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, advising firms on strategy and organizational effectiveness.

Updated July 10, 2014