Argonne National Laboratory

Kent C. Bostick

Deputy Director, National Security Programs

Kent Bostick is the deputy director of Argonne’s National Security Programs. He joined Argonne in 2012 after more than 20 years working in the Intelligence Community (IC) on national security issues related to foreign weapons development programs and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.

He currently works to identify and evaluate program areas at Argonne that address IC requirements.  Bostick works with scientists, engineers, and managers across the laboratory to initiate and develop new partnerships with IC agencies and works to expand existing relationships.  He assists the National Security Program Leader and senior laboratory leadership at Argonne to formulate and execute strategic development plans for national and global security programs.

Prior to joining Argonne, Mr. Bostick served more than 18 years with the Central Intelligence Agency as an Analyst and senior Technical Operations Officer.