Steve Lindsey, CPP is currently the Sr. Director of Global Security for the University of Phoenix. In this role Lindsey leads the Security strategy and response, Business Continuity/Crisis Management and the University’s responsibility to the Clery Act. Prior to joining University of Phoenix he was President & CEO of Lindsey Retail Security, a firm that provides security consulting, expert witness services, and security business management to variety of clients. Lindsey developed his craft while spending 35 years at Walmart where he held multiple leadership positions within the organization. Organizations such as Walmart/Sam’s Loss Prevention, Corporate Security, Emergency Management, Executive Protection, Special Event Security, Security Technology, Security Risk Management, Threat Management, Financial Shared Services, and Health & Wellness Security. Lindsey graduated from Missouri Southern University in 1980 with a B.S. in Criminal Justice and holds a certification in International Security Management from Georgetown University’s school of Continuing Studies.