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Background Information

Employment History

Board Member
International Spy Museum

Agent
Central Intelligence Agency

Exfiltration Specialist
Central Intelligence Agency

Chief of Disguise
Central Intelligence Agency

Education

masters of deception

Web References (200 Total References)


Antonio Joseph ...

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Antonio Joseph Mendez

Founding Board Member
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Tony Mendez A former Chief of Disguise and Chief of the Graphics and Authentication Division in the CIA's Office of Technical Service, Mr. Mendez's 25-year career with the Agency included undercover work in the most important theaters of the Cold War. Mr. Mendez conducted the secret rescue of six U.S. diplomats during the Iran hostage crisis in 1980. That operation was the basis of the 2012 blockbuster film Argo starring Ben Affleck as Mr. Mendez.
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Mr. Mendez is currently a landscape painter, author, lecturer, and consultant on intelligence matters and served as a consultant to the CBS television series "The Agency.
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With her husband Antonio, she published Spy Dust: A True Story of Espionage and Romance.


The CIA turns to their top ...

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The CIA turns to their top "exfiltration" specialist, Tony Mendez, to come up with a plan to move the six Americans safely out of the country.


As a documentarian, Drew's highlight ...

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As a documentarian, Drew's highlight interviews include Prime Minister Joe Clark, Ambassador Ken Taylor, and CIA Agents Tony Mendez and Bill Daugherty.


Featured speakers for the 23nd Annual ...

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Featured speakers for the 23nd Annual One from the Heart Awards Breakfast were Tony Mendez and his wife Jonna Mendez.

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Tony is the author of Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History, which was the inspiration for the feature film directed by and starring Ben Affleck as Tony.
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Tony is the author of Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History, which was the inspiration for the feature film directed by and starring Ben Affleck as Tony.
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Jonna and Tony shared details of how Tony, Chief of Disguise at the CIA, engineered and conducted an operation to rescue six American diplomats from Iran during the hostage crisis.
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Argo Author Tony Mendez to Speak at...


Board Of Directors | Spy Museum

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Antonio Joseph Mendez

Founding Board Member
A former Chief of Disguise and Chief of the Graphics and Authentication Division in the CIA's Office of Technical Service, Mr. Mendez's 25-year career with the Agency included undercover work in the most important theaters of the Cold War. Mr. Mendez conducted the secret rescue of six US diplomats during the Iran hostage crisis in 1980. He earned the CIA's Intelligence Medal of Merit, the Intelligence Star, and two Certificates of Distinction. Mr. Mendez is currently a landscape painter, author, lecturer, and consultant on intelligence matters and served as a consultant to the CBS television series "The Agency.
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With her husband Antonio, she published Spy Dust: A True Story of Espionage and Romance.

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