Former Deputy Secretary of Defense
Former Under Secretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology & Logistics

Ashton Carter is a Member of the Markle Task Force  and has contributed to every report published by the Task Force including: Protecting America's Freedom in the Information Age in 2002, Creating a Trusted Network for Homeland Security in 2003, Implementing a Trusted Information Sharing Environment in 2006, Mobilizing Information to Prevent Terrorism in 2006, and Nation at Risk in 2009.

Contributed to the following National Security Reports:

  • Protecting America's Freedom in the Information Age
  • Creating a Trusted Network for Homeland Security
  • Implementing a Trusted Information Sharing Environment
  • Mobilizing Information to Prevent Terrorism
  • Nation at Risk

Markle Affiliations

  • Markle Task Force
  • National Security Advisor