Experienced Security Professional with a demonstrated history of working in the security and investigations industry. Skilled in Physical Security, Personal Security, Military Weapons Handling, Military Leadership, and Weapons Handling. Strong military and protective services professional graduated from Northern Virginia Community College. Urban warfare, firearms and close quarters combat certified professional. Accomplished Program Director highly effective at overseeing my assigned projects, officers and agents as well as managers. Versatile leader proficient in handling diverse functions on daily basis. Offering 8 years' experience managing and improving more than 15 projects.
Command company's Elite task force and achieved rank of 2nd Lieutenant. Licensed armed Special Police Officer as well as armed executive protection agent. Manage 1.2 million dollar contract for company. Inspect multiple contract sites and their officers to ensure officers are adhering to company policies regarding appearance, uniform, code of conduct and vigilantly maintaining their posts while presenting a positive face for the company. Handle verbal, written, formal and informal counselings of Security officers and SPO's. Assist in creating and implementing security manual and protocol for my contract site and SPO's, to ensure maximum coverage and efficiency of A.O. Responsible for being observant and remaining current on the mental and physical well being of all the officers under my command. Responsible for perpetuating the agreed upon terms of our contract, including number of officers, both armed and unarmed on site, shift rotation, breaks, time off, call outs, discipline and physical fitness. Conduct company physical tests, interviews, recruiting and instruct as well as oversee new hire processing and requirements. Cultivated efficient, professional, well-rounded and respectful officers under my care. Review weekly schedules for discrepancies, if in compliance with the company's policies and the contract's requirements, I approve it to be posted and sent to my officers. Assist in other aspects of our contract with admin and logistics. Assist owners, Director and Deputy Director with business proposals and security analysis of prospective contract sites. Responsible for the thorough retention and exhibition of company's history, expectations, standards and policies. A.I.C. on multiple executive protection details for high value principles and special events conducted in an extensive A.O. including Union Station. Provided hermetic 360 physical security via my officers and clear, constant communication. With the help of my team, we provide smooth transitions and a stress free environment for principles both to and from their band practice, the green room, meet and greet, photos, as well as arrival and departure. Provide professional yet friendly customer service for principles, their entourage as well as attending guests and V.I.P.'s. Maintained constant, effective communications with all levels of security and venue staff to allow clear understanding of our movements and time lines to stay on schedule. Help ensure our team of agents are suitably fed, hydrated and at peak working condition. Relay all movements, check points reached, obstructions and deficiencies that we come across and handle them as company protocol dictates. Executed the lone position of armed security for the Trump 2020 campaign headquarters is Arlington VA. Traveled with President Trump as the security liaison for his rallies during his 2020 campaign. Coordinated with secret service, local law enforcement and local security companies during campaign rallies to eject unruly patrons from premise. Patrolled interior and exterior of premise. Triaged problems quickly, providing precise and clear information while working under minimum supervision. Inspected and adjusted security systems, equipment and machinery to gain better overall coverage of parking lots and interior and exterior of buildings. Responded quickly to emergency situations, typically within 2 minutes of alarm sounding to assess and deflect issues. Remained flexible in rapidly changing environments and adapted to developing situations. Applied expertise toward preventing criminal actions, vandalism and overall misconduct at rally and contract site facilities.
Thorough knowledge of Principle's residence layout, schedule and movements while maintaining detailed logbook entries. Screen residence incoming calls and mail. Manage all entries and exits on property as well as monitor property and home security cameras in CP. Patrol residence grounds doing hands-on checks of all doors, gates, fences and structures to ensure all access points are secure, in tact and search for any suspicious or unusual activity/changes. Provide close personal protection for Principle during hosted events. Coordinate, escort and direct valet, catering, guests, local police, security advances teams from secret service and other PPS agents. Grocery shopping, meal prep, cooking/grilling for Principle and family on occasion. Run interference between Principle and property/residence maintenance teams. Provide real-time updates to Principle while relaying deadlines, concerns, requests, inquiries and information to maintenance teams from Principle. Developed exceptional attendance record with special attention to punctuality and preparation to work upon arrival.
Evaluate and defuse hostile situations with superior negotiating techniques as well as detain and process when necessary. Respond to active threats as well first response to hazmat situations. Receive and implement combat orders and direct deployment of personnel in offensive and retrograde operations. Effective decision making in high pressure environments. Patrol areas and allow access to restricted areas to authorized personnel. Maintain complete accountability of gear, weapons and property on post. Check personnel ID badges and issued temporary credentials to visitors. Provided basic first aid and CPR to individuals in need of medical care until arrival of emergency medical personnel. Respond quickly to incidents and assess active situations for security concerns. Scanned incoming and outgoing personnel and packages using hand-held wands and x-ray machinery to protect building, assets and individuals. Wrote reports of daily activities and irregularities such as property damage, theft, guest or employee accidents and unusual occurrences.
Commanded more than 300 armed combat patrols on foot and in vehicles. Responsible for assisting in planning and deploying security personnel and weapons systems on mounted patrols. Trained and instructed subordinates and Afghanistan police as well as Afghanistan National Army on weapons handling, safety, marksmanship, military tactics and movements. Processed prisoners of war as well as captured documents and weapons. Led infantry squad of 13 members in combat operations, including providing tactical guidance. Responsible for ensuring secure patrol base by aiding in strategic positioning of lookout posts with interlocking fields of vision for maximum coverage and overlapping fields of fire. Aided in positioning of GBOSS (Ground Base Operational Surveillance System) in order to achieve maximum line of sight. Commanded operation posts including personnel, weapons and equipment. Briefed platoon sergeant on readiness, equipment status and enemy locations on daily basis to enable sound decision making. Maintained current in-depth knowledge of team member strengths and weaknesses to most effectively plan battle strategy. Inspected weapons to ensure proper cleanliness and functionality and identified parts that required repair. Assessed battlefield conditions such as terrain and enemy fire effectiveness to organize and deploy team members effectively. Coordinated fire suppression actions with air operations and supporting military elements. Supervised more than $2 billion in high-value equipment, maintaining a zero loss record over a 7 month combat deployment. Coordinated infantry positioning and equipment locations to facilitate safety and efficiency. Constructed and camouflaged infantry positions and equipment to prevent detection. Executed reasoned and efficient decision-making to foster troop discipline and unity. Patrolled designated coverage areas and evaluated terrain for defensive use. Supervised and led squad of 13 Marines, setting high standard of efficiency, loyalty and integrity. Performed as fire team member during situational training exercises and all infantry dismounted battle drills.
Enrolling in courses for spring of 2020 to complete the last 9 credits needed for Associates of Science degree.
Received Global War on Terrorism Service Medal. Earned 5 certifications through Academy90 including: Monadnock defensive tactics system certificate. HAZMAT first responder awareness level certificate. Oleoresin Capsicum certificate. American Heart Association CPR/First aid/BBP certificate. MEB/ASP expandable baton certificate. Completed 15 courses including: (DCJS 01I) Concepts and principles of officer survival. Oleoresin Capsicum. HAZMAT first responder awareness level. Entry level security officer core subjects exam. Armed security officer arrest authority exam. Entry level handgun exam. Monadnock defensive tactics system. Monadnock expandable baton. Active threat response exam. American Heart Association CPR/1st Aid/BBP. Entry level screening. ICE course.
Wounded Warrior Alumni since 2012
American Legion since 2013
Armed Special Police Officer
DCJS Armed Personal Protection Specialist
DCJS Armed Security Officer/Courier
HAZMAT First Responder
Virginia Concealed Carry Permit
Red Cross First Aid/CPR/BBP (adult and pediatric)
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