Director, Federal Relations
Paul joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville as Director in 2008. Before coming here he served in the Office of the Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon for over 20 years. During this time he held several managerial positions involving nuclear arms negotiations, counterproliferation, and intelligence oversight. Paul received a master’s degree in public policy from Duke University and a bachelor’s degree in government and international studies from the University of Notre Dame.