Mark Fallon is the Director of ClubFed, LLC and specializes in providing strategic consulting services to clients in the public and private sector on developing knowledge and enhancing performance in alignment with mission objectives.
Mark has appeared as a subject matter expert on national security matters on CNN, NBC, Fox News, MSNBC and the BBC, among others. He has presented at global conferences on terrorism, insider threat, violent extremism and international security matters.
Mark has been involved in some of the most significant terrorism investigations and operations in recent history, including the prosecution of Sheik Omar Abdel Rahman (known as "the Blind Sheik") and the attack on the USS Cole (DDG-67).
Following the attacks of 9/11, Mark was appointed the Deputy Commander and Special Agent in Charge of the Department of Defense (DOD) Criminal Investigation Task Force (CITF), responsible for the investigation of terrorists possible trials before Military Commission and assessing the potential risks associated with the release or transfer of detained terrorist suspects. He led forward deployed elements in Afghanistan, Iraq and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
As a security consultant, Mark was the program manager for a global study of violent extremism and is involved in research projects related to interview and interrogation, as well as related training programs.
Mark is a retired senior executive from the Department of Homeland Security and had served 27 years as a special agent with the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS). Assignments included Deputy Assistant Director for Counterterrorism, Director of the NCIS Training Academy, Chief of Counterintelligence Operations - Europe, Africa, Middle East Division and Special Agent in Charge. He began his federal law enforcement career in 1979 as a Deputy US Marshal.
Additional information about Mark can be found on LinkedIn:
Mark serves on the following boards and associations:
Strategic Advisor with Momentum Aviation Group (MAG):
Vice Chair of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) IMPACT Executive Committee:
Chair of the High Value Detainee Interrogation Group Research Committee:
Mark previously served on the Board of Governors of the DOD Joint Counterintelligence Training Academy (JCITA) and Board of Directors of the Federal Law Enforcement Accreditation (FLETA) Board. He is currently a member of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA), Fraternal Order of Police and Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) Association.
The ClubFed network includes experienced investigators, interviewers, debriefers and intelligence analysts. ClubFed has a surge capability to apply resources to emerging issues and to guide clients in determining core issues, along with tactical, operational and strategic implications.
ClubFed has successfully led efforts to assess and mitigate risks and develop strategies and communication plans to help achieve intended outcomes.
Our company is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance and that the key to dealing with critical incidents is the development of knowledge, which is key to informed decisions.
ClubFed welcomes the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.