Laurie Mylroie is the publisher of Iraq News and an adjunct fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.

Most recently, Mylroie published Study of Revenge: Saddam Hussein's Unfinished War Against America and co-wrote Saddam Hussein and the Crisis in the Gulf  with Judith Miller.

Mylroie received her Ph.D from Harvard University, where she served as an assistant professor of political science before taking an assistant professorship in the Strategy Department at the U.S. Naval War College.

She subsequently served on the staff of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and as an adviser to President Bill Clinton on Iraq in his 1992 presidential campaign.