Miles Taylor

Miles Taylor is the head of national security relations for Google. Miles is the former chief of staff of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, where he oversaw day-to-day operations of the U.S. government’s third largest department and led efforts to thwart emerging nation-state, criminal, and cyber threats. Miles served previously as the national security advisor on the House Homeland Security Committee and in various capacities in the White House, the Pentagon, and the Office of the Speaker of the House. He is the co-founder of Washington Leadership Academy, a four-year high school in DC. Miles is currently a senior fellow at the McCrary Center for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security, and a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Miles received his M.Phil. in International Relations from Oxford University as a Marshall Scholar, and his BA from Indiana University as a Harry S. Truman Scholar and Herman B. Wells Scholar.