John Pistole serves as President of Anderson University (Anderson, Ind.). He earned his bachelor’s degree, cum laude from Anderson University and went on to earn a Juris Doctorate from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law before going into practice for two years. John began his career with the FBI in 1983, culminating with his over five years of service as the Deputy Director. In 2010, he was nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate as Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration, and served 4 1/2 years there before retiring in December 2014 to become the AU President. For the last several years, Pistole has served on the Board of Visitors for the National Intelligence University (NIU) and as a member of the Homeland Security Experts Group (HSEG). He also serves as a security consultant to several transportation and security related businesses, along with not for profit and community organization boards.