Amber Smith is a writer, speaker, and commentator. She provides expert analysis on national security, military analysis, foreign policy, veterans affairs, and women’s issues, on national TV shows and in an array of publications. Her articles have been published in various news sites including FoxNews.com, Forbes, The Hill, The Washington Examiner, The Federalist, The Daily Caller, The Blaze, The Commentator, and more. Amber appears regularly on TV and radio programs including Fox News, CNN, Fox Business, Newsmax, CNBC, The Blaze TV, and more.
Amber is a Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum and Senior Military Advisor for Concerned Veterans for America. Amber served in the United States Army as an OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter pilot-in-command and air mission commander for almost eight years in the 101st Airborne Division. She is a combat veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
Amber has a Master of Science in Safety, Security, and Emergency Management with a specialization and a graduate certificate in Homeland Security from Eastern Kentucky University. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Professional Aeronautics with a minor in Management from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. Amber has researched terrorism events and contributed data to the Global Terrorism Database at the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism.