Updated Oct. 29, 2013
WEST HAVEN, CONN. – Gary Greco, a 29-year veteran of intelligence operations and analyses, will speak at the University of New Haven on Monday, Nov. 4 at 5 p.m.
Greco, a former senior intelligence officer for the Defense Intelligence Agency, will speak in the Faculty Dining Room in Bartels Hall, the student center. The talk is free and open to the public.
Formerly the office chief for the Office for Intelligence Operations’ Joint Intelligence Task Force for Combating Terrorism, Greco held command cooperation and staff positions and served in the Middle East, Afghanistan and Bosnia.
While serving in Iraq, he managed a unit that played a key role in the apprehension of senior members of the former Iraqi regime and Sunni extremist terrorist organizations.
He also served in the U.S. Army.
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