Office of the Director of National Intelligence
The United States' Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) was established on 22 April 2005. It is headed by the Director of National Intelligence, who serves as the head of the Intelligence Community (IC), overseeing and directing the implementation of the National Intelligence Program (budget) and acting as the principal advisor to the President, the National Security Council, and the Homeland Security Council for intelligence matters related to national security.
Directors of National Intelligence
- John Negroponte 21 April 2005 – 13 February 13, 2007
- VADM John Michael McConnell, USN (Ret.) 13 February 2007 – 27 January 2009
- ADM Dennis C. Blair, USN (Ret.) 29 January 2009 – 28 May 2010
- David C. Gompert (Acting) 28 May 2010 - 5 August 2010
- Lt. Gen. James R. Clapper, USAF (Ret.) 5 August 2010 – present
- Carol D. Leonnig, Julie Tate and Barton Gellman, U.S. intelligence agencies spend millions to hunt for insider threats, document shows, Washington Post, 2 September 2013.
- ODNI FAQ, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, accessed 10 June 2013.