Security Investigative Services Expert 529475 WA

Expertise Description

I have spent over 35 years of experience providing security & investigative services. My areas of focus include premises liability; inadequate security; negligent hiring and retention; inadequate supervision and training; excessive or improper use-of-force; foreseeability; security policies and procedures; targeted violence mitigation and violence risk management; executive protection; internal investigations; employee misconduct; due diligence; stalking; threat analysis; surveillance; covert video; personal injury and worker’s compensation insurance fraud. I have additional expertise with detection canines. I have spent more than 15 years offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a security expert witness.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

I have provided my services as a forensic security management expert witness in the areas of investigative and security practices; premises liability, security negligence; and detection canines.


Degree Subject Institution
B.A. Criminal Justice Washington State University

Licenses Certifications

Professional and Business Licenses, Registrations:
United States – Drug Enforcement Administration Registration
United States – Federal Communications Commission, Extra Class Amateur Radio Operator
State of Washington – Board of Pharmacy
State of Washington – Private Investigation Agency
State of Washington – Armed Private Investigator

Awards & Affiliation

American Society for Industrial Security – International (ASIS)
Forensic Expert Witness Association (FEWA)
Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP)
National Council of Investigation and Security Services (NCISS)
Northwest Fraud Investigators Association (NFIA)

Primary Affiliation

American Society for Industrial Security – International (ASIS)