Theresa Whelan

Theresa Whelan

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Theresa Whelan is an Acting Assistant Secretary for Special Operations/Low-Intensity Conflict in the Department of Defense with four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2007 Senate Committee as a Deputy Assistant Secretary for African Affairs in the Department of Defense. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 5,550 views per program. Most common tag: Africa.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2016 - Present Acting Assistant Secretary, Special Operations/Low-Intensity Conflict, Department of Defense Videos: 1


Deputy Assistant Secretary, African Affairs, Department of Defense c. September 1, 2003 - c. June 1, 2009 Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • U.S. Special Operations Command

    U.S. Special Operations Command

    The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM). General Raymond Thomas, the…

  • U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM)

    U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM)

    Panelists talked about AFRICOM, the new, unified combatant command for Africa to oversee security, enhance strategic…

  • Future of Africa

    Future of Africa

    Theresa Whelan was interviewed about the Defense Department’s AFRICOM and the strategic importance of Africa to the U.S. and…

  • Africa Command

    Africa Command

    Witnesses testified about U.S. policy in Africa, strategic cooperation with African nations, and the potential role of the…

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