Jennifer Dekel is the West Coast Regional Director at the Endowment for Middle East Truth. Prior to joining EMET, Dekel served as a Senior Research Analyst at a national security think tank dedicated to investigating homeland security threats and combatting terrorism. Dekel has years of experience supporting the U.S. government with intelligence products and analyses. Her contributions to the fields of international security and counterterrorism have been recognized by national experts and law enforcement officials. She has authored numerous articles on issues including the Arab-Israeli conflict, international terrorism, and domestic security threats. Dekel obtained an M.A. in International Relations from American University and a B.A. in Communications from the University of California, Los Angeles.