Jennifer Barnabee is a Senior Product Owner at WorldAware. She works closely with software development teams to guide and prioritize their work. Her products include WorldAware’s Powered by WorldAware APIs and the applications used by WorldAware's intelligence team. She has held many other roles at WorldAware, including Watch Operations Manager, Analyst, Editor, and Technical Writer. Prior to working at WorldAware, she was an intelligence analyst in the U.S. government and the Air Force. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, writing, doing triathlons, and hiking.
Tony Roccaforte is a Senior Intelligence Analyst covering Terrorism, Armed Conflict, and Security Services. Tony has been working in risk management and intelligence since 2013. Prior to entering the private sector, Tony served eight years in the US Army with four combat tours split between the 82nd Airborne Division and 5th Special Forces Group (Green Berets). Tony has experience in direct action operations, Human Intelligence (HUMINT), mission planning/red-teaming, surveillance/counter-surveillance, site exploitation, and Foreign Internal Defense (FID). He holds a BA in Islamic World Studies from DePaul University in Chicago. He is also a certified small-arms instructor.
Specializing in kidnapping and Southeast Asia political affairs.
Samantha joined WorldAware in August 2017 with the acquisition of Prescient Traveler. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology and Archaeology with minors in Geography and Asian Studies from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) in 2013. Samantha spent time traveling and working in heritage management before joining Prescient Traveler as a Geospatial Intelligence Analyst and completing her Master of Science degree in Geospatial Information Science and Technology (GIST) from the University of Southern California (USC) in 2017. She uses her skills in human and environmental geography to produce and develop spatially-minded intelligence.
Genevieve attended Stellenbosch University (SU) where she obtained an undergraduate degree in International Studies (2010), an Honours in Political Science: International Relations (2011) and a Masters in Political Science (2013). She also undertook additional coursework for SPSS and Mandarin during her studies. Before joining the WorldAware team as an analyst, she worked as a Freelance Coder for the Manifestos Project (Germany) and as the Manager of USAID's Hosted Visitors program for Agritech 2014 (Zambia). She was appointed as a Senior Political Risk Analyst for East Africa in 2016. (Afrikaans).