Julianne ("Julie") Smith is senior fellow and director of the Transatlantic Security Program at the Center for a New American Security. She is a contributing editor to Foreign Policy, where she co-edits "Shadow Government."

Previously, Smith was deputy national security advisor to the vice president of the United States from 2012-2013 and in 2013, she served as acting national security advisor to the vice president. Before her post at the White House, she served for three years as the principal director for European and NATO policy in the Office of the Secretary of Defense in the Pentagon. 

In addition, Smith directed the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Europe Program and the Initiative for a Renewed Transatlantic Partnership and served as deputy director and senior fellow in the CSIS International Security Program. She has also worked for the German Marshall Fund, the Association of the U.S. Army on the Project on the Role of American Military Power, and the British American Security Information Council.

Last Updated: December 20, 2017