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Boynton, Peter

Peter Boynton is CEO of the Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security and Professor of the Practice at Northeastern University. Boynton is a homeland security practitioner who was previously Commissioner of Emergency Management and Homeland Security for the state of Connecticut, an officer in the U.S. Coast Guard, a Federal Security Director for TSA, and Director on the White House National Security Council staff. He holds a master’s degree from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, an engineering degree from the Coast Guard Academy, and an unlimited Master’s License for ocean-going vessels of any tonnage.