Pam Campos-Palma is an impactful political strategist, campaigner, and leader serving on the front lines of democracy and change with a passion for international peace & security. She is the Executive Director of Common Defense, a national grassroots organization that mobilizes diverse veterans & military families and she forms part of Beyond The Choir, a strategy and training group that partners with movement leaders and organizations. Pam served in the US Air Force for over a decade as an operations intelligence analyst, specializing in geopolitical strategic analysis, mission planning, training, and counter-violent extremism and served in Germany, Kyrgyzstan, OIF and OEF. Pam has been recognized internationally for her transformative leadership and advocacy and was named to Huffington Post’s “Top 40 Under 40 Latinos in Foreign Policy”. Pam has been featured on NBC, CNN, BBC, and NPR, among others and holds a Masters of Public Administration in International Policy from NYU. She is a member of Truman National Security Project’s Defense Council, an alumna of Veterans in Global Leadership and a 2017 Writing Fellow for The War Horse.
Upcoming with Poetic Theater Productions: Appearing on Female Veteran Panel after the October 15th performance of Outside Paducah: The Wars At Home, as a part of the Veteran Voices 2017 Series.