Results driven Regional Asset Protection Manager with experience in premier retail organizations and a profound knowledge of asset protection methodologies. Expertise in multi-store leadership across multiple states; coaching, educating and influencing change to ensure success on all operational, financial, and cooperate goals. Served on numerous project committees using proven ability to achieve goals, see the big picture and details and their impact on the business. Self driven personal development; geared for the betterment of the business.
Retail theft investigations
Skilled in conflict
Report analysis resolution
Interviews and interrogations
Staffing and scheduling
Combat Lifesaver Certification
Toys R UsFlanders, NJRegional Asset Protection Manager
Developed and implemented training procedures to increase shortage reduction programs execution and results.
Analyzed data for assigned Districts to identify company loss (operational, internal and external) in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.
Communicated and enforced compliance with state and local laws while emphasizing company standards of professionalism and safety.
Provided leadership that has helped reduce RIR within the region and reduced chargeback amounts over the last 4 years.
Works closely with District Manager, Regional Human Resource Business Partners and AP peers in the training, development, and hiring of Store Managers.
J C PenneyVarious, VariousDistrict Loss Prevention Manager
Promoted to new and challenging roles over the 7 years at this role with the organization; higher volume and higher risk markets upon each promotion (4).
Integrated new company vision within stores LP teams and leadership team while leading through a company transformation.
Hired, trained and managed a staff of 15 Loss Prevention Leaders.
Collaborated with Corporate Office Partners to develop or enhance programs that supported shortage and safety reduction efforts of the organization.
Education and Training
Kaplan UniversityBachelor of Science: Criminal Justice
Minor in Computer Crimes
Suma cum Laude
Presidents List 2011-2013
Activities and Honors
Wicklander and Zulawski - Interview and Interrogation Techniques (Advanced and Telephonic) 2007, 2008, 2009
Police Academy - Basic Law Enforcement training - 1995
Mobile Vehicle Surveillance Techniques - 2008 and 2017
PowerTalk - 2010
New Jersey Retail Merchants Association - Leadership award 2009