• Office sought:
18th District seat in Virginia House of Delegates
Founder and owner, Galante Strategies LLC cybersecurity consulting firm, 2017-present.
Director of Global Intelligence, FireEye & Mandiant, 2012-17; senior intelligence lead at the Defense Intelligence Agency, Booz Allen Hamilton, 2008-12.
Board member, Safeguard Cyber, Charlottesville, 2018-present; 4-H Leader, Piedmont Farmers Cloverbud Club, 2018-present; senior fellow, The Atlantic Council’s Eurasia Center and Cyber Statecraft Initiative, 2017-present; board member, Northern Virginia 4-H Educational and Conference Center, 2016-present.
Law degree, Catholic University of America, 2011; foreign affairs and Italian, University of Virginia, 2006; James W. Robinson Jr. Secondary School, Fairfax, 2003.
Husband, Tihomir Yankov, and 6-year-old son.
Riding horses, raising Cotswold sheep and cooking.
• Campaign website: galantefordelegate.com