| Robert E. Drake|
Robert E. Rich
| Ann Caracristi|
Russell Sage College
| Ann Zeilinger Caracristi|
February 1, 1921 (age 94)
Bronxville, New York, U.S. (1921-02-01)
Russell Sage College, Federal Executive Institute
cryptanalyst, intelligence consultant and official
Ann Z. Caracristi Wikipedia
Ann Zeilinger Caracristi (February 1, 1921 – January 10, 2016) was an American cryptanalyst, former Deputy Director of the National Security Agency, where she served at various positions over a 40-year career. She served as a member of the Secretary of Defense Joint Security Commission and President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board. She became the first woman at NSA to be promoted to GS-18 rank, in 1975.
She was born in Bronxville, New York. She lived most of her adult life in a one-bedroom cottage in Georgetown, and her hobbies included birds and collecting pewter.
In 2002, her name was given to a Naval Intelligence Professionals' award. Caracristi died January 10, 2016, in Washington at the age of 94. She had dementia in her later years.1980 - Department of Defense Distinguished Civilian Service Award.