Chief of Staff, National Vetting Center
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
Casie Antalis currently serves as the first Chief of Staff of the National Vetting Center (NVC). The NVC was established pursuant to National Security Presidential Memorandum Nine (NSPM-9) which was signed on February 6, 2018. The NVC provides a coordinated process to facilitate how intelligence and sensitive USG information is used for national security and border security missions. The NVC began initial operations in December 2018.
Prior to this position, Casie served as the Director for Security Screening and Vetting on the Border and Transportation Security Directorate in the National Security Council (NSC). She directed and coordinated U.S. Government policy development in security and immigration vetting, watchlisting, biometrics, and information sharing. Casie previously held in positions at the National Counterterrorism Center in the Directorate of Intelligence and the Directorate of Strategic Operational Planning, and was the Deputy Group chief for Screening and Vetting prior to her assignment at the NSC. Casie has over 15 years of experience in immigration and national security vetting and has served at the National Ground Intelligence Center, the National Joint Terrorism Task Force and Department of State Diplomatic Security Service.