The Honorable Michael McCaul

Chairman, House Homeland Security Committee

Michael T. McCaul is in his seventh term in the US House of Representatives. As Chairman of the Homeland Security Committee and an original Co-Chair of the Cybersecurity Caucus, McCaul is a congressional cybersecurity leader. He co-authored the Cybersecurity Act of 2015 and sponsored key legislation to secure federal networks and improve the federal cyber-workforce. McCaul’s guiding priority is defending our homeland from all threats—foreign, domestic and digital. Prior to Congress, McCaul served as Chief of Counter-Terrorism and National Security in the US Attorney’s office, Western District of Texas, and led the Joint Terrorism Task Force.