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April 1-3, 2025
Hilton University of Houston
Houston, TX

Steve Recca

Steve Recca

Director
University and Agency Partnership Program
Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) Center for Homeland Defense and Security


Steve Recca directs the University and Agency Partnership Program for the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) Center for Homeland Defense and Security, and concurrently serves as the Humanitarian Assistance Program Advisor with the Pacific Disaster Center. Steve’s previous positions include security policy assignments with the Central Intelligence Agency, State Department, and Department of Defense. He teaches Intelligence, Homeland Security, and Human Security courses at the University of Denver, University of Colorado, and University of Alaska, and is a Trustee for Marian University. Steve also is on the Review Boards for three peer-reviewed journals: Homeland Security Affairs; Journal of Security, Intelligence, and Resilience Education; and Pracademic Affairs.