Katharine Gorka discusses the serious nature of the ISIS threat and the response that will be necessary to protect the US. Her remarks were recorded at the February 2016 Conservative Women’s Network luncheon, a monthly event co-sponsored by CBLPI and The Heritage Foundation.

Katharine C. Gorka is the president of the Council on Global Security, a think tank that works to develop, advocate, and build support for policies that will promote freedom of belief and defeat extremist ideologies. From 2009 to 2014 she served as Executive Director of the Westminster Institute, based in McLean, Virginia.

Her company, Threat Knowledge Group, provides counter-terrorism training and expertise to the FBI, Special Operations, local law enforcement and military. She co-edited the volume Fighting the Ideological War: Winning Strategies from Communism to Islamism and appears frequently in the media, including FOX News, Breitbart, EWTN, CBN, and al-Hura. Most recently she co-authored the report ISIS: The Domestic Threat.