Real Spies. Real Stories.


Chris Costa

Chris Costa is a former intelligence officer of 34 years, former Special Assistant to the President and current Executive Director of the International Spy Museum.

Peter Earnest

Peter Earnest is the founding executive director of the International Spy Museum and a 35-year veteran of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

Rollie Flynn

Rollie Flynn is a 30-year veteran of the CIA and held a number of executive positions in the agency.

Sandy Grimes

Sandy Grimes is a former CIA Officer who co-investigated and uncovered the actions of notorious spy Aldrich Ames.

Oleg Kalugin

Oleg Kalugin is a retired Major General in the 1st Chief Directorate of the KGB

Michael Lacombe

Michael Lacombe is a 28-year veteran of the Central Intelligence Agency’s Directorate of Operations with 10 years in the ranks of the Senior Intelligence Service (SIS), retiring as a SIS-4.

Melissa Boyle Mahle

Ms. Mahle is a former US intelligence officer and expert on the Middle East and counterterrorism.

Jonna Mendez

Jonna Mendez is former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Chief of Disguise.

Eric O'Neill

Eric O’Neill is an attorney, security consultant and professional public speaker.

Tony Shaffer

Lt Col Tony Shaffer (retired) is a highly experienced intelligence officer, and recipient of the Bronze Star, with 30 years of field and operational experience.