Human Intelligence Collector

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Kyley Hurm | (294) 525-8856 | New York, NY


I have over 4 years of experience as a Human Intelligence Collector. I have provided critical intelligence to the United States Government that has led to the capture/kill of numerous high-value targets. I am an expert in HUMINT collection methods and tradecraft, including interrogations, surveillance detection, and document exploitation. I possess a strong ability to develop sources and collect actionable intelligence from human beings through both overt and clandestine means.


Senior Human Intelligence Collector at CACI International, NYMay 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of four human intelligence collectors in conducting over 100 interviews with detainees, resulting in the collection of critical information on enemy forces and their activities.
  • Conducted 50% more interviews than the average collector during deployment.
  • Developed new interview techniques that resulted in a 30% increase in actionable intelligence gained from detainees.
  • Was commended by superior officers for "displaying an innate ability to develop rapport quickly and extract timely, accurate information" from detainees.
  • Trained other collectors on proper interviewing techniques.

Human Intelligence Collector at The Buffalo Group, NYSep 2018 - Apr 2022

  • Developed and implemented a new training program for intelligence analysts which increased the accuracy of reports by 15%.
  • Conducted over 500 hours of interviews with enemy combatants, resulting in actionable intelligence that led to the capture or death of high-value targets.
  • Analyzed satellite imagery and produced daily reports on troop movements and activity for senior military commanders.
  • Authored more than 50 Intelligence Information Reports (IIRs) based on HUMINT collection which were distributed to national-level consumers.
  • Successfully completed clandestine missions in hostile environments without being detected.
  • Trained other soldiers in basic interrogation techniques, resulting in an increase of information gathered from detainees by 30%.


Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Columbia University, NYAug 2014 - May 2018

I've learned research and writing skills, communication and interpersonal skills, and critical thinking and analytical skills.


  • Fluent in a foreign language
  • Familiarity with cultural norms of target country
  • Ability to establish and maintain rapport with sources
  • Active listening skills
  • Interviewing skills
  • Writing and report-preparation skills
  • Analytical and research abilities

Janiece Klipfel | (146) 506-1143 | Huntsville, AL


I am a Human Intelligence Collector with over 4 years of experience in conducting interviews, debriefings, and interrogations to collect information. I have also conducted research on individuals and groups to support intelligence analysis. I have excellent communication skills and can quickly build rapport with people from all walks of life. I am able to obtain accurate and timely information while maintaining the confidentiality of my sources.


Senior Human Intelligence Collector at FBI, ALApr 2022 - Present

  • Successfully completed 382 intelligence collection missions, providing critical information that led to the capture of high-value targets and disrupted enemy operations.
  • Conducted over 1,000 hours of debriefings with human sources, yielding valuable insights into enemy plans and capabilities.
  • Successfully established rapport with numerous hard-to-reach individuals, resulting in the provision of actionable intelligence on multiple occasions.
  • Managed a team of five junior collectors, providing guidance and mentorship that resulted in their successful completion of assigned tasks.

Human Intelligence Collector at CIA, ALAug 2018 - Mar 2022

  • Collected human intelligence that led to the capture of 10 high-value targets.
  • Successfully completed 400 missions while in active duty.
  • Briefed over 100 senior military and government officials on enemy activity.
  • Authored 50 reports on collected intelligence that were distributed to field commanders.
  • Trained 20 new recruits in HUMINT collection methods and techniques.


Bachelor of Science in Psychology at The University of Alabama, ALSep 2013 - May 2018

I've learned how to communicate with people, how to listen to people, and how to understand people.


  • Bilingualism
  • Cross-cultural communication
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Active listening
  • Persuasion
  • Interrogation techniques
  • Surveillance