Jessica Glicken Turnley

Dr. Jessica Glicken Turnley is the President of Galisteo Consulting Group, Inc., in Albuquerque, NM, and a Senior Fellow with the Joint Special Operations University, USSOCOM.  She provides services in computational social modeling, policy analysis, national security studies, strategic business planning, organizational development, corporate culture change, and economic development to a wide variety of clients in the public and private sector. Dr. Turnley holds a Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology/ Southeast Asian Studies from Cornell University, and served as a Fulbright Scholar in Indonesia.

The authors set forth a counterinsurgency model that focuses on socio-cultural structural relationships and dynamics of the local population, providing insights into how to target interactions with...