September 15, 2021: FBI Director Christopher Wray has appointed Jeffrey L. Cannon to serve as Special Agent in Charge (SAC) of the Mission Services Division at Washington Field Office. Mr. Cannon joined the FBI as a special agent in 1999. He has served on the Organized Crime/Drug Task Force and then the Joint Terrorism Task Force in the Phoenix Field Office before he joined the Counterterrorism Division at Headquarters in 2005. In 2007, he became the unit chief in the International Operations Division and was named the assistant legal attaché in Athens in 2009. I 2011, he took charge of the violent crime program in Phoenix, and, in 2014, he was appointed an assistant special agent in charge in the San Diego Field Office. Mr. Cannon became the section chief in the Counterterrorism Division at Headquarters in 2016. In 2020, he was named a deputy assistant director of the Security Division at Headquarters. Mr. Cannon has earned a bachelor’s degree from Mount St. Mary’s University.