Veteran law enforcement officer of the Bellevue Police Department with proven success in private security management. Specific expertise in development and implementation of Standard Operating Procedures and Emergency Procedures. Strong technical abilities. WA State Licensed and Certified Security Trainer with FEMA credentials.
and crisis resolution
Extensive experience working with children, families and the public to
resolve conflict and crisis situations.
Liaise with Police and Fire personnel, private industry and other
government organizations to develop goals, execute plans, and deliver results.
response planning and training
Collaboratively develop strategies for emergency response and preparedness
to minimize risk.
Create and implement training and professional development on Emergency
Procedures and SOPs including functional response scenario-based training.
Physical security and threat assessment Specially trained and experienced in providing physical security and threat assessment management including violence in the workplace.
Investigations Thorough and detailed investigations into reports of serious misconduct, theft, policy violations and more.
Forensic evidence analysis Including video, voice mail, email, open source material and correspondence.
Communication Clear, detailed and effective in written communication, reporting and presentations with ability to adjust as necessary for target audience.
After Action Analysis
ICS/NMIS Certification up to 300 level
Manager of Security Operations01/2010 to CurrentInterCon Security Services at The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Manage security operations for large Global Non-Profit Organization to satisfy security initiatives for eight domestic and international locations.
Lead team of 25 full-time employees including interviewing, evaluation, discipline, etc.
Develop, Publish, Train and Oversee Standard Operating Procedures and Emergency Operating Procedures.
Develop and provide metrics to various stakeholders for continuous process improvement.
Conduct investigations and audits into security related issues as directed. Publish and communicate findings to stakeholders.
Forensics and interrogation of cutting edge security systems including Integrated Access Control, Internal Detection and Emergency Activation Systems, Analytics and CCTV.
Systems and equipment testing and commissioning.
Washington State licensed trainer responsible for developing, implementing and documenting curriculum to further education and competency of security team. Create training, drills and exercises.
Regional Operations Supervisor01/2008 to 01/2010Volt Technical ResourcesBellevue, WA
Supervision of operations and on-boarding team that conducts security/background investigations.
Hiring, firing and evaluation of team members
Develop and publish Standard Operating Procedures.
Auditing and training on Visa and I-9 requirements and verification.
Conform to USCIS guidelines and corporate policy. Work with foreign nationals and other immigrant individuals to comply with federal laws. Document and report as required. Partner with Federal authority.
Provide metrics to directors and other senior leadership members. Provide detailed analysis of data from multiple sources and tools.
Extensive use of technology to accomplish daily tasks including training/presenting to both large and small groups using technology as a presentation tool/enhancement.
Detective01/1997 to 01/2008Bellevue Police DepartmentBellevue, WA
Investigator tasked with investigating all manner of cases involving complex crimes.
Specialized training and experience in family crimes and crimes involving children.
Work in close consort with public and private schools to address issues involving students and the community including crimes, social issues and threats.
Highly trained public safety individual with expertise in emergency response and management.
Research records of other police agencies, education institutions, federal and local courts as well as credit bureaus, phone companies and all other manner of written record and instrument.
Prepare cases for prosecution in consort with other detectives, officers, other disciplines. Prepare and submit detailed, comprehensive reports.
Board member for the King County VAWA grant and the Safe and Bright Future's grant.
Work collaboratively on Standard Operating Procedures and Policies with broad implications to the department and community
Partner with Schools, Probation, DOC, DSHS, APS, Various Non-profit Service groups and community action groups to enhance public safety in the community. Speak with various neighborhood and community groups for education and problem resolution.
Bachelor of ArtsCornish College, Graduated with HonorsSeattle, WA
Seattle Pacific University, 2 Years on the Dean's ListSeattle , WA
PSP Board Certified - Washington State Licensed Security Trainer - CDC Emergency Response - CPR/AED/First Aid/BBP - FEMA credentialed - Milestone Advanced Certification - MOAB Certified Instructor - Reid Interviewing School - WA State Patrol Forensics School
Advanced level user of software applications including: Microsoft Office Suite, Schedule +, SharePoint, Visio, Multiple other proprietary software and reporting databases
Developed and implemented Active Shooter training in Collaboration with the Seattle Police Department.
Skilled National Level Speaker who has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Dateline NBC, Family Circle Magazine.
Active and engaged resident of the City of Bellevue for 40+ years including graduation from the Bellevue Public School system, work as a Bellevue Police Officer, member of the PTSA, member of the Woodridge Neighborhood Association.