A former high-ranking White House official and assistant to the U.S. President and Deputy National Security Advisor, Mira is a senior executive with in-depth industry and government leadership experience. She is a principal at leading global security advisory firm The Chertoff Group, where she advises U.S. and international clients across a broad spectrum of sectors in managing regulatory risk related to foreign direct investments, technology controls, and supply chain regulations. Prior to serving at the National Security Council, Mira was presidentially appointed and confirmed by the U.S. Senate as Under Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration leading the Bureau of Industry and Security, which oversees export controls on dual-use and emerging technologies, export enforcement, and defence industrial base matters. For nearly a decade, Mira was a Vice President for Business Development at The Boeing Company, Network & Space Systems. From 2001 to 2005, she held significant roles in the U.S. Department of Defense, including Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Policy.