Executive Director, Forum for American Leadership
Gabriel Noronha served as the Special Advisor for Iran at the State Department under Secretary Mike Pompeo where he directed communications, congressional relations, human rights, and ran the State Department’s Farsi social media platforms. He previously worked for the Senate Armed Services Committee under Chairmen John McCain and Jim Inhofe, as well as for U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte. He received a B.A. in Foreign Affairs and Economics with distinction from the University of Virginia and speaks Spanish, Russian, and Mandarin. He currently serves as Executive Director for multiple non-profit national security projects.