Senior Military Analyst
Phone: (401) 841-3383
Fax: (401) 841-6960
Stephanie Helm is a Senior Military Analyst with NETSIMCO who specializes in information operations, cyberspace operations and strategic communication support for war gaming and other defense security projects. She is also Adjunct Faculty at the Naval War College, teaching electives in her area of expertise.
Mrs. Helm retired from the U.S. Navy as a Captain, Special Duty Information Warfare. During her naval career she specialized in information warfare and cryptology. Her last active duty assignment was as a Military Professor in the NWC Joint Military Operations (JMO) Department where she moderated JMO seminars and established the Electives Area of Study 11 for Information Operations (AQD 249). Her staff officer assignments include OPNAV N3/N5, SECOND FLEET (Dep J2 and J39), USCENTCOM and National Security Agency. She was the Commanding Officer of the Naval Security Group Activity, Norfolk, VA. She had cryptologic assignments in Maine, Italy, California and Virginia. She was designated as a Joint Specialty Officer.
Mrs. Helm was a Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Seminar XXI program. She earned her Master’s Degree in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College. She is a graduate of the University of California with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Slavic Languages and Literature.