News analysis. Brad Johnson retired as a Senior Operations Officer and Chief of Station with the Central Intelligence Agency’s Directorate of Operations. During his 25 years with the CIA, he took on many assignments in hotspot countries and regions in armed conflict. He brings vast knowledge and experience of geo-politics and the intricate web of cultures and histories. During his tenure, he served overseas in direct support of the War Against Terrorism and remains a certified senior expert in counterintelligence, surveillance and surveillance detection.
Brad is an enrolled member of The Cherokee Nation, a Federally Recognized Tribe.