Expertise DescriptionI have more than 30 years experience in the field of International Security with expertise in building holistic security programs across a wide spectrum of industries. As a security consultant, I have experience supporting the Intelligence Community and within the private sector providing expertise to key management on integration of operational, physical, and logical security for government and critical infrastructure organizations. I am relied upon to provide security analysis, identification of threats, vulnerabilities, and risks, presenting remediation recommendations to senior management for protection of U.S. Government and corporate assets, information, and personnel. I build strong strategic relationships across all tiers of an organization (including CEOs, Directors and Ambassadors) and provides top-flight customer service, and am highly experienced with integrating strategies, technologies, and personnel to build viable security countermeasure programs; and providing research and advice relating to evolving federal and department regulatory mandates. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My consulting experience includes providing operational advice and assistance, conducting thorough security vulnerability assessments, field surveys, counterintelligence and technical surveillance countermeasures surveys, and analysis of existing information security systems, physical security systems, and fire/life-safety systems to determine feasibility for renovation and/or replacement to reduce organizational threat and risk liability.
My professional experience includes Senior Security & Technology Consultant with prior experience as Technical Surveillance Countermeasures Expert, Senior Security Consultant, Chief Security Officer, Senior Security Consultant, Deputy Federal Security Director, President and Managing Member, Security Consultant, Corporate Security Officer, Corporate Security Manager, President of a security consultancy, and Counterintelligence experience within the U.S. Military.
|M.A.||Security Management||Webster University San Diego Campus|
|M.A.||Computer Resources and Information Management||Webster University San Diego Campus|
|B.S.||Criminal Science and Criminology||University of Maryland University College|
Certified Protection Professional (CPP)
Certified Information Security Manger (CISM)
Certified in Homeland Security
Awards & Affiliation