Gina Haspel

Updates on Gina Haspel. In 2018, former President Donald Trump nominated Haspel to be the 7th director of the Central Intelligence Agency, becoming the first female director of the agency. Before that she served as deputy director of the agency from 2017 to 2018. She first joined the CIA in 1985.

Who Is Gina Haspel?

Haspel, the first woman to serve as CIA director, has a controversial past, having overseen a CIA site known for torturing terrorism suspects.