*Vice President of Operations with demonstrated ability to provide executive management of security operations, business continuity, and identify opportunities for digital transformation.
*Eighteen years experience with various management positions in diverse security environments including healthcare, education, retail, corporate, and high rise commercial facilities.
*Strategic thinker with proven results for immediate and long term security resilience. Developed collaboration through excellent communication while implementing innovative ideas for security.
*Bachelor of Science degree from Western Illinois University
*Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Benedictine University.
*Certified Protection Professional (CPP) certification from American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS) with demonstrated ability to strategically apply security concepts to develop, implement and maintain holistic security programs.
*Practical experience applying certifications in Critical Incident Command Post and FEMA Emergency Management Institute certifications for Incident Command Systems and National Incident Management System (NIMS).
*Specialties: Security vulnerability assessments in Healthcare,
Security systems recommendations and implementation management