Jeffrey E. Stern

Reporter  The Center for Public Integrity

Stern is a National Security Reporter at the Center for Public Integrity.  He’s written two books, “The 15:17 to Paris,” which is being made into a major motion picture directed by Clint Eastwood, and “The Last Thousand,” which follows a coed school in the slums of Kabul as foreign troops leave.  Stern has also written for The Atlantic, Vanity Fair, Esquire, Slate, Time, Newsweek and The Huffington Post, among other publications, and has reported from Iraq, Afghanistan, Kashmir, Guantanamo Bay, the epicenter of the West African Ebola outbreak and death row in Oklahoma. Stern previously served as deputy director of the Professional Development Institute at the American University of Afghanistan, where he helped launch the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women program in Afghanistan, and international engagement manager at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. He’s a 2007 Public Policy Graduate from Duke University and received a master's degree from Stanford University in International Policy Studies in 2012.