Dr. Brodi Kotila
Senior Political Scientist, RAND
Former Assistant Secretary for Strategy, Plans, Analysis and Risk, 2015-2017
Main Day Two
Wednesday, October 24th, 2018
Since the Department’s founding, every secretary has endeavored to strengthen and mature DHS processes and functions in order to more effectively meet its many missions.
Experts debate, however, what a mature DHS ought to look like. This panel will explore these questions. Does ‘stove-piping’ remain an issue for DHS? What is the proper
division of effort and authorities between DHS HQ and the Components? How should DHS headquarters best support the Components in the execution of their roles and