Dale B. Bendler|| Member, Board of Directors
Dale Bendler is a member of the Sound Off Board of Directors and brings experience from a long career in intelligence, including more than 20 years as a senior executive overseas with the Directorate of Operations of the Central Intelligence Agency.
Mr. Bendler served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1975-1979, completing Force Recon, Airborne and Ranger training. His many years of experience since then includes time on five continents, three times as Chief of Station, as well as years managing programs and resources in Washington, D.C. He is a veteran of paramilitary, intelligence and counterintelligence operations and has served as a trusted senior intelligence advisor to senior intelligence community and U.S. military officials.
Mr. Bendler holds a master’s degree from the Naval War College and a bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University. He has also completed executive leadership programs at Northwestern University and the Aspen Leadership Seminar. He is fluent in French, Spanish, and Portuguese.