Nebraska Authors

Michael Floyd

Places Lived

Columbus, NE
Vermillion, SD
Chicago, IL
Seattle, WA
Langley, VA
Napa, CA

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


CIA; Honesty; Lying; Interviewing; Interrogation


Bachelor of Science in Education, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
Law Degree, Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA


Military Police Officer
Polygraph Examiner and Instructor
Analyst, Central Intelligence Agency
Business Owner
Consultant and Trainer

Places Worked

United States Army Military Police
John E. Reid & Associates
Central Intelligence Agency
National Security Agency
Advanced Polygraph Services, Founder


Spy the Lie. 2012. (with Philip Houston and Susan Carnicero)
Get the Truth: Former CIA Officers Teach You How to Persuade Anyone to Tell All. 2016. (with Philip Houston, Susan Carnicero, and Peter Romary)

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