Pennington “Buddy” Smith
Vice President of Joint Force Programs
Pennington “Buddy” Smith Jr, ISHPI’s Vice President of Joint Forces Programs, joined ISHPI in 2013 and has served as ISHPI’s Director of Joint Force Operations since 2014. Mr. Smith has over 40 years of experience as a commissioned officer and contractor in Counterintelligence and Human Intelligence management and operations, as well as Law Enforcement and Security. He has worked in Information Operations since 1998 in the Combatant Command arena managing IO Operations, Operations Security, and Cyber Operations at the strategic level.