The seventh presentation of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for academic year 2022 was conducted on April 20, in the Eisenhower Auditorium of the Lewis and Clark Center. This lecture featured three members of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Heart of America Joint Terrorism Task Force. – FBI Supervisory Special Agent Dana Kreeger, who previously presented an InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture in February 2020, was joined by FBI Special Agent Andrew Brown and a Kansas City, Kansas Police Department Detective Vincent Kingston.
The three guest speakers began with an overview of the FBI’s domestic terrorism program before moving on to discuss a 2020 plot to place a vehicle borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) at a hospital in Belton, Missouri. Special Agent Brown and Detective Kingston outlined actions taken by the subject that aroused suspicion, the FBI’s investigation, and the shootout that occurred during the attempted arrest.
The InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series is co-hosted by the U.S. Army Command and General Staff School (CGSS) and the CGSC Foundation’s Arthur D. Simons Center for the Study of Ethical Leadership and Interagency Cooperation. The series is an extracurricular, interagency topic-focused series that is intended to help enrich the CGSOC curriculum. Unless otherwise announced, the presentations are scheduled each month from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Arnold Conference Room of the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth.
The CGSC Foundation has received support for all brown-bag lectures in academic year 2022 from First Command Financial Services in Leavenworth, Kansas.
The next lecture is the series is set for May 18, 2022, with a presentation on the Kansas City Federal Executive Board. Click here for the full schedule.