|1st United States National Cyber Director|
|Assumed office |
July 11, 2021
|Preceded by||Position established|
|17th Deputy Director of the National Security Agency|
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||William B. Black Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Richard Ledgett|
|Born||October 29, 1954|
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
|Education||United States Air Force Academy (BS)|
Johns Hopkins University (MS)
Columbia University (MS)
|Branch/service||United States Air Force|
|Years of service||1976–2006|
|Unit|| U.S. Air National Guard|
National Security Agency
|Commands||Chief of Staff of the Maryland Air National Guard|
John Chris Inglis (born October 29, 1954), also known as Chris Inglis, is an American government official. He is the 1st National Cyber Director since 2021. Inglis is also a former Deputy Director of the National Security Agency.
On April 12, 2021 President Joe Biden nominated Inglis to be the 1st National Cyber Director. His nomination was confirmed by the Senate by voice vote on June 17, 2021. He was sworn into office on July 11, 2021.
References[change | change source]
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Also patched in was Chris Inglis, the NSA's deputy director.
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