Timothy Blute – Director, NGA Future
Timothy Blute serves as director for the NGA Future office, where he advises governors and state officials on how emerging technologies will impact government and state economies. Previously, he served as program director for the NGA Center for Best Practices’ Homeland Security & Public Safety Division. Blute focused on cybersecurity, public safety communications and information sharing. Prior to joining NGA, Blute served as intelligence analyst in the Counterterrorism Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Blute holds a J.D. from the American University Washington College of Law and a bachelor’s degree in International affairs from the George Washington University.