Secret Neighbors

Association of Former Intelligence Officers

AFIO members subscribe to the US intelligence community’s core values of patriotism, excellence, integrity, dedication and loyalty. By understanding the history of intelligence from its ancient world underpinnings to twenty-first century wizardry, AFIO’s key objectives and principles are to support today’s needs and foster forward thinking for:

Where else would they be located but in McLean.


The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is an independent US Government agency responsible for providing national security intelligence to senior US policymakers.

Mars Candy Company

6885 Elm St. McLean

Founded in the  Tacoma, Washington kitchen of Frank Mars, Mars, Incorporated has grown into a company of global scope with six business segments including Chocolate, Petcare, Wrigley Gum and Confections, Food, Drinks and Symbioscience, generating annual revenues of $30 billion. It is a very private family-owed company

You’ll find more information on the  websites of the super secret CIA and National Counterterriosm Center than you will on the Mars site.

Mars owns the Wrigley chewing gum  headquartered in Chicago, Ill.,

National Counterterrorism Center

The NCTC’s mission is lead our nation’s effort to combat terrorism at home and abroad by analyzing the threat, sharing that information with our partners, and integrating all instruments of national power to ensure unity of effort.

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