Transfer of Power Character Listing

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This page includes a brief summary on characters in Vince Flynn’s book Transfer of Power.  Although each description is brief invariably there will be several spoilers particularly where a character was only in the book for a short time.

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Character Details
Adams, Milt Retired, Former member of the Marine Corps, fought in the Sixth Ammunition Company in Iwo Jima, highly knowledgeable on the layout of the Whitehouse, goes in with Mitch Rapp to take it back from the terrorists
Alexander, Stone ABC’s Whitehouse Correspondent
Alten, Coreen Anna Reilly’s Therapist
Aziz, Rafique Has a Degree in electrical engineering from the American University in Beirut. Disguised himself as Prince Kalib to get into the Whitehouse
Baxter, Sherman Vice President of The United States of America
Bengazi, Muammar A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Berg, Mike SEAL Sniper
Boulay, Reginald Creator of the Husker Poll
Brown, Jonathan Deputy Director of Central Intelligence CIA
Burke, Sally President’s Secretary
Campbell, General, Commander of the U.S. Military’s Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), previously commanded the 82nd Airborne division and 18th Airborne Corps
Carl Presidents Steward
Clark, Tony Member of SEAL Team Six
Cowley, Pat Secret Service Agent Assigned to the Whitehouse
Craft, Danny Part of SEAL Team 6, Shultz’s Swim buddy
DeVoe, Bob Admiral, SEALs Force Commander and commander of the Naval Special Warfare group
Donovan, Bill “Wild Bill Donovan” – Originally recruited Thomas Stansfield to the OSS (CIA)
Dumond, Marcus 26 year old computer genius employed by the CIA, friend and previous flatmate of Steven Rapp
Dunn, Sheila One of the Post’s Political Correspondents
Fine, Ben Colonel, In charge of Mossad’s Counterterrorism Section (Kennedy’s direct counterpart)
Flood, Jack Chairman of the Joint Chiefs – Rank of General
Grey, Bill Colonel, In charge of Delta Force, Former ranger and been with Delta since its inception in 1977
Harat, Sheik Fara Religious leader of the militant Islamic group Hezbollah
Harris, Dan Lieutenant Commander, Leads SEAL Team Six, Annapolis Class of 81,
Hasan, Abu A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz, drove the White Knight linen truck into the Whitehouse.
Hayes, Robert Xavier President of the United States of America, Previously served as both a U.S. Congressman and Senator. A Democrat from Ohio
Hicks, Commander, Watch officer of the Whitehouse Situation Room
Hornig, Jane Doctor, Psychologist with advanced degrees in both Biochemistry and Neurology. Foremost expert in America on the history and evolution of human torture
Hussein, Saddam Gave money to Hezbollah to “Domestically attack the USA”
Jennings, Kathy An FBI Agent under Skip McMahon’s command
Jones, Valerie Presidents Chief of Staff
Kennedy, Dr Irene CIA’s Top Terrorism expert, age 38 (Term Limits), mother of one, PHD in Arabic studies and Masters in military history. Parents died in a Car Bomb attack on the US Embassy Beirut during 1983. Now runs the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center including the Orion Team.
King Dallas Vice President’s Chief of Staff
Kleis, Hank Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force A Squadron
McMahon, Skip FBI Special Agent, Agent in charge of the East Coast Quick Response Team (QRT), In Transfer of Power Skip is in charge of the FBI’s Critical Incident Response Group
Middleton, Charles Secretary of State
Miller, Pat Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force B Squadron
Morton, Ellen Secret Service Agent – Assigned to the Whitehouse
Nelson Admiral, Chief of Naval Operations
Nelson, Ted Vice President’s National Security Advisor
Piper, Russ Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, took Rafique Aziz to the Whitehouse.
Quasar, Ragib A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Rapp, Mitch 31 years old at the start of Transfer of Power. Fluent in 3 languages + English and understands another half a dozen dialects to get by. Sycrause University Student, lost his high school sweetheart on Pan Am Flight 103, In 1988 Irene Kennedy found him at Sycrause and recruited him to the CIA. Known by many people as “Mr Kruse”, his codename is Ironman.
Rapp, Steven Mitch Rapp’s younger brother
Reavers, Mick Member of SEAL Team Six
Rielly, Anna Whitehouse NBC Correspondent, taken hostage in the Whitehouse by Aziz.
Roach, Katie Brian Roach’s Daughter
Rose, Secretary of the Treasury
Rostein, Jordan Member of SEAL Team Six
Rusan, Salim A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz. Stationed in the Washington Hotel as the terrorists attacked.
Schwartz, Bill Presidents National Security Advisor, executed by Aziz in the Whitehouse grounds
Shipley, Matt A employee of the Counterterrorism Center, specialising in Arabic Languages
Shultz, Nick 38 Year old Chief Petty Officer, part of Seal team 6
Slater, Sid Commander of the FBI’s Hostage Rescue Team aka “The Jewish Terror”
Stansfield, Thomas Director of the CIA
Tony The Whitehouse Secret Service agent who allowed Hasan into the Whitehouse.
Tracy, Alex Director of the Secret Service
Turley, Al Security Guard for the Old Post Office Bell Tower
Tutwiler, Margaret Attorney General
Warch, Jack Special Agent in Charge of the Presidents Secret Service Detail
Wicker, Charlie Member of SEAL Team Six
Yassin, Mustafa The “Thief of Baghdad”, an expert safecracker taken into the Whitehouse by the terrorist Aziz
Character Details
Adams, Milt Retired, Former member of the Marine Corps, fought in the Sixth Ammunition Company in Iwo Jima, highly knowledgeable on the layout of the Whitehouse, goes in with Mitch Rapp to take it back from the terrorists
Alexander, Stone ABC’s Whitehouse Correspondent
Alten, Coreen Anna Reilly’s Therapist
Aziz, Rafique Has a Degree in electrical engineering from the American University in Beirut. Disguised himself as Prince Kalib to get into the Whitehouse
Baxter, Sherman Vice President of The United States of America
Bengazi, Muammar A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Berg, Mike SEAL Sniper
Boulay, Reginald Creator of the Husker Poll
Brown, Jonathan Deputy Director of Central Intelligence CIA
Burke, Sally President’s Secretary
Campbell, General, Commander of the U.S. Military’s Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), previously commanded the 82nd Airborne division and 18th Airborne Corps
Carl Presidents Steward
Clark, Tony Member of SEAL Team Six
Cowley, Pat Secret Service Agent Assigned to the Whitehouse
Craft, Danny Part of SEAL Team 6, Shultz’s Swim buddy
DeVoe, Bob Admiral, SEALs Force Commander and commander of the Naval Special Warfare group
Donovan, Bill “Wild Bill Donovan” – Originally recruited Thomas Stansfield to the OSS (CIA)
Dumond, Marcus 26 year old computer genius employed by the CIA, friend and previous flatmate of Steven Rapp
Dunn, Sheila One of the Post’s Political Correspondents
Fine, Ben Colonel, In charge of Mossad’s Counterterrorism Section (Kennedy’s direct counterpart)
Flood, Jack Chairman of the Joint Chiefs – Rank of General
Grey, Bill Colonel, In charge of Delta Force, Former ranger and been with Delta since its inception in 1977
Harat, Sheik Fara Religious leader of the militant Islamic group Hezbollah
Harris, Dan Lieutenant Commander, Leads SEAL Team Six, Annapolis Class of 81,
Hasan, Abu A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz, drove the White Knight linen truck into the Whitehouse.
Hayes, Robert Xavier President of the United States of America, Previously served as both a U.S. Congressman and Senator. A Democrat from Ohio
Hicks, Commander, Watch officer of the Whitehouse Situation Room
Hornig, Jane Doctor, Psychologist with advanced degrees in both Biochemistry and Neurology. Foremost expert in America on the history and evolution of human torture
Hussein, Saddam Gave money to Hezbollah to “Domestically attack the USA”
Jennings, Kathy An FBI Agent under Skip McMahon’s command
Jones, Valerie Presidents Chief of Staff
Kennedy, Dr Irene CIA’s Top Terrorism expert, age 38 (Term Limits), mother of one, PHD in Arabic studies and Masters in military history. Parents died in a Car Bomb attack on the US Embassy Beirut during 1983. Now runs the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center including the Orion Team.
King Dallas Vice President’s Chief of Staff
Kleis, Hank Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force A Squadron
McMahon, Skip FBI Special Agent, Agent in charge of the East Coast Quick Response Team (QRT), In Transfer of Power Skip is in charge of the FBI’s Critical Incident Response Group
Middleton, Charles Secretary of State
Miller, Pat Lt Colonel, Commander of Delta Force B Squadron
Morton, Ellen Secret Service Agent – Assigned to the Whitehouse
Nelson Admiral, Chief of Naval Operations
Nelson, Ted Vice President’s National Security Advisor
Piper, Russ Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, took Rafique Aziz to the Whitehouse.
Quasar, Ragib A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz
Rapp, Mitch 31 years old at the start of Transfer of Power. Fluent in 3 languages + English and understands another half a dozen dialects to get by. Sycrause University Student, lost his high school sweetheart on Pan Am Flight 103, In 1988 Irene Kennedy found him at Sycrause and recruited him to the CIA. Known by many people as “Mr Kruse”, his codename is Ironman.
Rapp, Steven Mitch Rapp’s older brother
Reavers, Mick Member of SEAL Team Six
Rielly, Anna Whitehouse NBC Correspondent, taken hostage in the Whitehouse by Aziz.
Roach, Katie Brian Roach’s Daughter
Rose, Secretary of the Treasury
Rostein, Jordan Member of SEAL Team Six
Rusan, Salim A Terrorist working with Rafique Aziz. Stationed in the Washington Hotel as the terrorists attacked.
Schwartz, Bill Presidents National Security Advisor, executed by Aziz in the Whitehouse grounds
Shipley, Matt A employee of the Counterterrorism Center, specialising in Arabic Languages
Shultz, Nick 38 Year old Chief Petty Officer, part of Seal team 6
Slater, Sid Commander of the FBI’s Hostage Rescue Team aka “The Jewish Terror”
Stansfield, Thomas Director of the CIA
Tony The Whitehouse Secret Service agent who allowed Hasan into the Whitehouse.
Tracy, Alex Director of the Secret Service
Turley, Al Security Guard for the Old Post Office Bell Tower
Tutwiler, Margaret Attorney General
Warch, Jack Special Agent in Charge of the Presidents Secret Service Detail
Wicker, Charlie Member of SEAL Team Six
Yassin, Mustafa The “Thief of Baghdad”, an expert safecracker taken into the Whitehouse by the terrorist Aziz

Term Limits Character Listing

Term Limits

This page includes a brief summary on characters in Vince Flynn’s book Term Limits.  Although each description is brief invariably there will be several spoilers particularly where a character was only in the book for a short time.

Over the coming months we hope to create character listings for the rest of Vince Flynn’s books.  If you spot any inaccuracies, omissions, or additional information you would like to see next to a character please use the Contact form to let us know.

For more information on the book Term Limits Click Here.

Character Details
Arley, Pete FBI Special Agent
Andrews, Terry Secret Service Special Agent
Barnes Police Chief
Bassett, Tom Speaker of the House
Blake, George NBC News Anchor
Burmiester, Harold J Retired Banker who lives opposite Jack Koslowski.  Drugged one night so that his bedroom could be used for a sniper to assassinate Jack Koslowski.
Carlyle Previous Director of the CIA
Chambers, Susan Secretary to Congressman Michael O’Rourke
Coleman, Scott Mark’s older brother, former commander of SEAL Team Six, Runs the SEAL Demolition and Salvage Corporation
Coleman, Mark Worked on Senator Olsen’s Staff where he was Michael O’Rourkes room mate.  Killed by a mugger when walking back from work.
Delapena NSA employee
DeVoe, Bob Admiral,SEALs Force Commander
Dickson, Mark Presidents Budget Director
Dobbs, Charlie Watch Monitor in the CIA Operations Center
Dorle, Harry Secret Service Agent – Assigned to Senator Thomas Bassett (Speaker of the House)
Downs, Robert Senator and Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, murdered in Pimmit Bend Park while walking his dog.
Durmont Vice President of The United States of America
Elliot Secretary of Defence
Flood Joint Chief General
Fitzgerald, Daniel Senator, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee,  Murdered in his Washington home at the start of Term Limits.
Garrett, Stu President’s Chief of Staff
Hackett, Kevin Former SEAL, works for Scott Coleman
Hampson, Steve Secret Service Special Agent
Heaney One Star General working in the Pentagon
Hellerman, Senator
Higgins, Arthur Ex Head of the “CIA’s most secretive branch for 40 years”.
Holtz, Ray Reporter for the Post
Hopkinson, Ted Whitehouse Communications Director, unofficially known as the Whitehouse’s “Spin Doctor”
Jarod Freelancer taken on by Mike Nance
Jackson, Augie Friend of Seamus O’Rourke, served together in the Marines during WWII
Jarvi, Sam Former SEAL, current Naval Academy Dive Master
Jennings, Kathy An FBI Agent under Skip McMahon’s command
Jones, Art Secret Service Agent – Assigned to Senator Thomas Bassett (Speaker of the House)
Kennedy, Dr Irene CIA’s Top Terrorism expert, age 38, mother of one, PHD in Arabic studies and Masters in military history.
Kennedy, Tom Irene Kennedy’s Son
Koslowski, Jack Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee.  Assassinated by a Sniper in his Washington home
Lageski, Kathy Secret Service Special Agent
Lester, Jim A Reporter, ABC’s Whitehouse Correspondent
Manly, Sally Secret Service Special Agent
Maxwell Major, works the Whitehouse National Security Desk
McFarland, Naval Officer with the rank of Captain, Unit Psychologist
McMahon, Skip FBI Special Agent, Agent in charge of the East Coast Quick Response Team (QRT)
Mitchell, Gus FBI Academy Firearms Instructor, ex Delta Force Commando
Moncur, Ann Whitehouse Press Secretary
Moore, Frank Congressman
Muetzel ex Senator – Stu Garret now lives in his Washington House
Nance, Mike National Security Advisor (to the President), a Graduate of West Point and former director of the NSA
Nanny, Madeline Deputy Director of the FBI’s Counter Espionage Department
O’Rourke, Michael Independent Freshman Congressman from Grand Rapids, Minnesota, Age 32 (at the start of Term Limits).  Was on Senator Olson’s staff before being elected.  Graduated from the University of Minnesota where he played hockey, then went into the Marine Corps and fought in the Gulf War.  Awarded the Silver Star.  “Crowned” the most eligible bachelor in Washington by social columnists.
O’Rourke, Seamus Senator Michael O’Rouke’s Grandfather.  President and sole owner of the O’Rourke Timber Company.  Fought in World War 2.
O’Rourke, Tim Younger Brother of Congressman Michael O’Rourke and his Chief of Staff
Olsen, Alice Wife of Erik Olsen
Olsen, Erik Senator, Michael O’Rourke was a member of his staff before being elected
Roach, Brian Director of the FBI
Roach, Katie Brian Roach’s Daughter
Ryan, Patty Brian Roach’s Wife
Ryan, Bridget Intern at NBC
Scarletti, Liz A Reporter for The Washington Reader
Stansfield, Thomas Director of the CIA
Stansfield, Sara Thomas Stansfield’s Wife – passed away in Stansfield’s first year as director
Stein, Mark NBC’s Washington DC Bureau Chief
Steiner, Joe Secret Service Special Agent
Stevens, Jim President of the United States of America
Schwab, Matthew Aide to Senator Bassett
Strobe, Dan Former SEAL, works for Scott Coleman
Swenson, Nick A younger staffer of Congressman Michael O’Rourke
Thomas, Shirley Reporter for the Times
Tracy, Alex Director of the Secret Service
Turnquist, Burt Congressman
Turner, Mike A Reporter for CNN
Vanelli, Anthony Aide to Jack Koslowski
Wardwell, Dan An FBI Agent under Skip McMahon’s command
Warch, Jack Special Agent in Charge of the Presidents Secret Service Detail
Wilcox, Harvey Deputy Director of the FBI’s Counterterrorism Department
Williamson, Lisa A Reporter, Whitehouse correspondent for the Associated Press