Assistant Director of the Cyber Division, FBIJoseph Demarest's career began as a Deputy Sheriff in Hillsborough, FL. In his FBI career, Demarest worked a variety of investigative matters, including counterterrorism, white collar crime, organized crime/drugs, violent crime and foreign counterintelligence. He has served as SWAT team leader in the New York Division, as Shift Commander for the PENTTBOM investigation and on the Joint Task Force at the U.S. Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He has held a number of supervisory and leadership positions at FBI Headquarters and in the field, including Assistant Director In Charge (ADIC) of the New York Division and Assistant Director of the International Operations Division. He currently serves as Assistant Director of the Cyber Division, where he manages over 600 employees.