Sylvia Longmire
Sylvia Longmire

Profile Details

Contact Info

Contact Name:
Sylvia Longmire
Company Name:
Spin the Globe
City:
Sanford

About

Website:
http://www.spintheglobe.net
Membership Level:
Media
About Me:
Sylvia Longmire is a former officer and Special Agent with the Air Force Office of Special Investigations and worked for four years as a Senior Intelligence Analyst for the California State Threat Assessment Center, specializing in southwest border violence and Mexicos drug war.She received her Masters degree from the University of South Florida in Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and she is an award-winning writer and contributing editor for Homeland Security Today magazine and American Military Universitys InHomeland Security blog. Ms. Longmire has consulted for the producers of the History Channel and National Geographic Channel, and is regularly interviewed by national, international, and local media outlets for her knowledge and expertise on drug war and border security issues. She is the author of Cartel and Border Insecurity, both nominated for literary awards, and she has written for numerous peer-reviewed academic journals and online publications. Ms. Longmire is the reigning Ms. Wheelchair USA 2016, and is the President of The PreJax Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that provides scholarships to students with multiple sclerosis (MS) or a parent with MS. She is also the creator of Spin the Globe, a disabled travel blog that details her (often solo) adventures around the world with just her electric scooter.
Specialties:
Accessible Travel
Outlets:
Spin the Globe (blog)
Professional Affiliations:
Society of American Travel Writers
Facebook Link:
http://www.facebook.com/spintheglobeonwheels/
Twitter Link:
http://twitter.com/Spin_theGlobe
Instagram Link:
http://www.instagram.com/sylvia_longmire/
LinkedIn Link:
http://www.linkedin.com/in/sylvialongmire
Other Social Media Links:
http://www.sylvialongmire.com