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James Thompson – VP, Content

James Thompson serves as the content strategy executive for American Public Education, Inc. (APEI) with extensive experience in content marketing, education and training, film and television, finance, corporate communications, M&A, and partnership development. If your organization is interested in developing content sharing or partnership opportunities, please email our team at content@apus.edu.

Glynn Cosker – Managing Editor

Glynn Cosker is the managing editor of InHomelandSecurity.com and EDMDigest.com. In addition to his background in journalism, corporate writing, web and content development, Glynn served as an United States Vice Consul in the Consular Section of the British Embassy located in Washington, D.C.

Wes O’Donnell – Managing Editor

Wes O’Donnell is an Army and Air Force veteran and managing editor of InMilitary.com and InCyberDefense.com. As a sought-after professional speaker, Wes has presented at U.S. Air Force Academy, Fortune 500 companies, and TEDx, covering trending topics from data visualization to leadership and veterans’ advocacy. As a filmmaker, he directed the award-winning short film, “Memorial Day” and is the host of the online video series, “Heroes from History.”

Leischen Kranick – Managing Editor

Leischen is the managing editor of InPublicSafety.com and previously served as managing editor of Security Director News. As a leading writer and editor in the public safety community, Leischen developed several special-edition magazines including A Public Health Perspective on the Opioid Crisis, Rebuilding Officer Resiliency, Understanding and Managing Officer Stress, and Protecting against Cyberattacks – A Guide for Public Safety Leaders.

Jessica Stasiw – Managing Editor

Jessica Stasiw has been the managing editor of OnlineCareerTips.com and OnlineLearningTips.com since 2009, and also serves as APEI’s director of content operations and strategy. Jessica leads special engagement projects for academic content development and programming, including branded podcast and video programs that showcase industry and academic thought leadership.

Susan Hoffman – Contributing Writer & Editor

Susan Hoffman is a business and higher education writer and editor. Her articles have appeared on multiple publications, including OnlineLearningTips.com, InHomelandSecurity.com, InCyberDefense.com, and InMilitary.com. Susan is known for her expertise in blogging, social media, and content analytics, and teaches community workshops in Northern Virginia. Susan is also a book reviewer for Military History magazine.

David Hubler – Contributing Writer & Editor

David E. Hubler brings a deep background of government, journalism and teaching experience, which includes an impeccable career serving as a senior editor at the Central Intelligence Agency at posts in the U.S. and around the globe. David is an accomplished researcher and published author. In March 2017, Rowman & Littlefield published the paperback edition of David’s latest book, “The Nats and the Grays, How Baseball in the Nation’s Capital Survived WWII and Changed the Game Forever.”

In Space News is currently accepting inquiries for content submissions. If you’re a space industry professional or journalist, or represent an industry-related organization, please send your inquiry to content@apus.edu.