David is the System Director of Public Safety for Lee Health System. He previously held the position of Director Safety, Security and Emergency Mgmt. for Lakeland Regional Health. David has served as Criminal Justice Chairperson and Director of the Police Academy for Northeastern Junior College, also serving as a Colorado police officer for 23-years. David is a Past-President of the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) Executive Board of Directors. He currently sits on the ASIS Healthcare Committee, IAHSS Guidelines Council and the ISC Education Committee. David has 34 years police, security and safety experience. He is a Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator (CHPA) and Certified Protection Professional (CPP).