Robert David Steele is the pro bono Chief Enabling Officer (CEO) of Earth Intelligence Network, a 501c3 devoted to teaching holistic analytics (HA), true cost economics (TCE), and open source everything engineering (OSEE). He seeks to create an Open Source (Technologies) Agency that in turn provides for a World Brain Institute, a School of Future-Oriented Design & Hybrid Governance (with the first meta PhD/DBA in HA/TCE/OSEE), a Global Game integrating true cost information for all policies, products, services, and behaviors, and a United Nations Open-Source Decision-Support Information Network (UNODIN) for local to global information-sharing and sense-making. UNODIN will enable achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in quick time at a fraction of the cost required by conventional processes and technologies. Robert is a Latino fluent in Spanish with lapsed French, and globally mobile for speaking, consulting, and ghost-writing engagements.
PROFESSIONAL PAST: USMCR Infantry, Adjutant, Intelligence 1976-1996; CIA Clandestine Service 1979-1988; USMC Civil Service 1988-1993, #2 civilian in USMC Intelligence, responsible for creating the Marine Corps Intelligence Activity; CEO Open Source Solutions, Inc. 1993-2010, responsible for creating the Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) discipline world-wide, training over 7,500 mid-career officers from across 66+ countries; CEO Earth Intelligence Network, 2006 to date. External Research, US Army Strategic Studies Institute (SSI), 1998 to date.
POLITICAL: Robert was one of three accepted candidates for the Reform Party presidential nomination in 2012, creating We the People Reform Coalition. A Reagan Republican, he joined the Libertarian Party spiritually in 1997 and officially in 2009. He has since focused on championing the non-partisan twelve-point Electoral Reform Act. His most important political publication is Democracy Riots! We are all black now – deal with it!. For other non-partisan political reform publications see Kindle Shorts and Books.
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