Frank Anderson joined Veracity as a Senior Regional Advisor for the Middle East at the firm’s inception in 2007. He died in February 2020 following a battle with cancer. Frank served as an officer in the Central Intelligence Agency for 26 years, where he held several chief-of-station positions, headed the Afghan Task Force, and retired as chief of the Near East and South Asian Division. Frank then served as president of the Middle East Policy Council, where he worked with a wide range of officials in the Middle East. He was an important contributor to the development of Veracity. His obituary appeared in The New York Times on 19 February 2020.