Frank Gaffney held several defense and security positions under President Reagan having previously served as an aid to Senator Henry M. "Scoop" Jackson. In 1988 Mr. Gaffney founded the Center for Security Policy in Washington D.C. and currently holds the position of President. Recent work centers on exposing the threat of radical Islam. He has cowrote Shariah: The Threat to America. He routinely publishes articles for many conservative journals and is a frequent guest on conservative radio and television.