Colonel (Retired) Laurie Moe Buckhout is currently the President and CEO of The Corvus Group, LLC, a strategic consulting and specialty services group bringing together senior leaders to solve difficult defense problems. She served as an Army Officer from 1984 to 2010, retiring to assume a position in the Defense Industry.
Ms. Buckhout’s career highlights include nearly a decade of service in Germany and the Middle East. She has also served as a Company Commander, Battalion and Brigade Assistant S3, Battalion Executive Officer, Presidential Communications Officer while assigned to the White House Communications Agency, Executive Assistant to the Commanding General of NETCOM, Assignment Officer at Human Resources Command, Deputy Brigade Commander of the 22d Signal Brigade, Deputy Division Chief, J6 Current Operations Division on the Joint Staff, and Chief of the Army Electronic Warfare Division, The Army Staff.
Ms. Buckhout recently sat the Defense Science Board Summer Study on 21st Century Electronic Warfare, and also has served as an advisory board member to the Student Veterans of America, Guardian Angel Therapy Dogs and to several small businesses. This year, she was selected as a Special Government Employee for the Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee (CSMAC), which advises the Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information at NTIA on a broad range of spectrum policy issues. Committee members offer expertise and perspective on reforms to enable new technologies and services, including reforms that expedite the American public's access to broadband services, public safety, and long-range spectrum planning. She is an experienced operator and briefer at International, DoD, Congressional and Presidential levels and is currently advising the Army Staff, OSD-CIO, and the Joint Improvised Threat Defeat Organization (JIDO) on EW and Cyber threats and countermeasures.