On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, John Guandolo, one of the top terrorism experts in the United States, was the guest speaker at the ICON Lecture Series in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. John Guandolo provides analysis, factual data, training and education to local, state and national leaders about threats to the United States, particularly from the global Islamic movement.
His background includes: Naval Academy Graduate (1989), Marine Corps, Ranger School graduate,  and  FBI Special Agent.  He created the first Counter-terrorism  training program in the U.S. government in 2006 detailing the Muslim Brotherhood threat and was also a Strategic Analyst for the Department of Defense, Instructor at the U.S. Army War College and Joint Forces Staff College.  
He is the author of “Raising a Jihadi Generation:  Understanding the Muslim Movement in America” (2013) and coauthor of “Shariah:  The Threat to America” (2010). 
The following photos were taken at a pre-lecture reception, the lecture and an informal gathering  at the City Kitchen in Chapel Hill to end out a really fabulous evening. 

John Guandolo

Book Signing, ” Raising A Jihadi Generation: Understanding the Muslim Brotherhood Movement in America”

From the left: John Guandolo and Les Lawrence, author, speaker and co-founder Elisha Vision Ministries and Founder of Issachar Forum, Middle East Think Tank

From the left: Kimberly Sanchez, ICON Board Member, and Janie Wagstaff, President, ICON Lecture Series

From the left: Cheri Hardman, President, Chapel Hill Republican Women, Jim Duncan, Chair, Chatham County GOP and Lee Green, Vice Chair, Durham County GOP

From the left: Dr. Steve Bishop, Donald Carek, Katharine Carek, Gladys Kofalt and seated, Ruth Bishop

From the left: Rosemarie Wenzel, Cheri Hardman and Linda Arnold

From the left: Terry Wiegers Friend of ICON, Dana Postiglioni, ICON Treasurer and Kimberly Sanchez, ICON Board Member

From the left: Mary McKinney and Meg Gresham, ICON Board Member

From the left: Barbara Beard, Donna Williams, Chair, Wake County GOP and Meg Gresham, ICON Board Member

From the left: Gadi Adelman, Counter-terrorism expert, Dee Sams, and Jim Duncan, Chair, Chatham County GOP and founder of CAP

Les and Doreen Lawrence, co-founders of Elisha Vision Ministries

Rod Chaney, candidate for NC State House, District 50

Herman Joubert, candidate for NC Senate, District 22 and his wife, Julia

From the left: Bethany Hudson, President, Wake County Republican Women’s Club, Lori Phillips, Wake County RWC, Ways and Means, John Guandolo, Faye Maulden and Zan Bunn, President, North Carolina Federation of Republican Women

P.J. and Ray Gentry

From the left: Beverly Inchalik, Betsy Ninninger and Kathy and Alex Arab

From the left: Chrissie Beh, Sue Willson, Rachel Orstad and Evelyn Poole- Kober

From the left: Donna Parham, Martha Williams and Debbie Bulman

From the left: Bill Francis and John Wagstaff

Mary McKinney and John Guandolo

Zan Bunn and John Guandolo

From the left: Russ Van Sant and Antonia Bruno

From the left: Donald Carek, Colonel (Ret) Jay Stobbs, Ranger, US Army, and Gladys Kofalt





John Guandolo and Nancy Clark, ICON Board Member and Founder, Conservative Women’s Forum

John Guandolo and friend

From the left: Rosemarie Wenzel and Tracy Marillo

From the left: Matt Arnold, Chair 4th District GOP, Linda Arnold, and Katharine and Donald Carek

From the left: Cheri Hardman, Nancy Clark and Gladys Kofalt

From the left: Steve and Ruth Bishop listening to Colonel (Ret) Jay Stobbs US Army, tell about his experiences in negotiating with the Russians

John Guandolo, Gadi Adelman and Dee Sams

Gadi Adelman and Nancy Clark having a bit of fun











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