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Matt Osborne has been fighting the crime of human trafficking in
some form since 2006. He currently serves as the Deputy Director
of International Operations for Operation Underground Railroad.
Before joining O.U.R., Osborne served a 12-year career with the
Central Intelligence Agency and US Department of State, where he
worked issues related to terrorism against the homeland, illegal
narcotics, organized crime, and human trafficking. He regularly
provided secrets and analysis to US Presidents, senior cabinet
officials, and the National Security Council.
In his role as a Foreign Service Officer and diplomat, Matt served
overseas tours in Madrid, Spain, Caracas, Venezuela, and Mexico
City, Mexico, and organized official visits for former President
Obama, Vice President Biden, and Secretary of State Condoleezza
With Operation Underground Railroad, Matt has led a total of 20
undercover rescue operations that resulted in the liberation of 219
human trafficking victims and in the arrest of 62 traffickers.
Matt holds a B.A. in International Studies from Miami University in
Oxford, OH, and a M.A. in International Policy Studies from the
Monterey Institute of International Studies in California. He has
been married for almost 25 years and has two daughters who give
him the drive to fight child exploitation and human trafficking and
assist persecuted people everywhere.
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