Current Certificants

Certified Sport Security Professionals

Matthew Bettenhausen, CSO, AEG Worldwide

Mark Bodenschatz, Associate Director, Penn State University Facilities Engineering Institute

John Ball, Vice President, Pacers Sports & Entertainment

Tom Berczi, Acting Superintendent, Waterloo Regional Police Service

John Bertsch, Executive Director of Global Safety & Security, IRONMAN World Triathlon Corporation

David Born, Director of Security, Staples Center

Ross Bourgeois, Chief, Public Safety Support Services, City of New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness

Akin Bryant, Executive Police Lieutenant, University of Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security

Andrew Burchfield, Director, Emergency Management, University of Michigan

Timothy Burkett, Major, Louisville Metro Police Department

Christopher Casa, Captain, University of Connecticut Police Department

Vernon Conaway Jr., Vice President Safety and Security, Maryland Stadium Authority

Jerry Conners, Director of Security, Detroit Tigers

Michael Contreras, Critical Infrastructure Assessor, Los Angeles Fire Department/Joint Regional Intelligence Center

Joseph Coomer, Vice President of Security, AMB Sports & Entertainment

Paul Denton, Security Risk Management Consultant, LLC., The Ohio State University Police Department (retired)

Yves Duguay, President, HCiWorld

Scott Ellis, Lieutenant, University of South Carolina Division of Law Enforcement and Safety

Richard Fenton, Vice President of Corporate Security, Ilitch Holdings

Rick Findlay, Director, Schoolhouse Dynamics, LLC

Debbi Fletcher, Regional Disaster Officer, American Red Cross, Indiana Region

Michael Fogel, Security Manager, AT&T Stadium/Dallas Cowboys

Brian Gard, Director of Emergency Management, University of Tennessee

Bobby Glaser, Venue Security Manager, Olympia Entertainment Inc.

John Hackett Jr., Director of Campus Safety and Risk Management, Milton Academy

William Hayes, Emergency Management Coordinator, Canton Public Safety Department

Brian Higgins, President, Group 77, LLC.

Johnny Jackson, Director of Venue Security, Olympia Entertainment, Detroit Red Wings

Raymond Johnson, Director of Executive Services and Computer Forensics, Ilitch Holdings

John King, Director of Public Safety, Chief of Police, Boston College

Ian Kendrick, Police Captain/Special Events Coordinator, North Carolina State University Police Department

Mark Klukow, Sergeant, Minneapolis Police Department

Peter Kranske, President, Landmark Event Staffing Services

Billy Langenstein, Director of Event Services, U.S. Bank Stadium

Melissa Lesperance, Director of the District Command Center, Ilitch Holdings, Inc.

Diane Mack, Managing Partner, Mack Strategies

Jason Meisner, Captain, Support & Events, Colorado State University

Thomas Miller, Training and Exercise Branch Director, City of Minneapolis Office of Emergency Management

Joe Monroe, Chief of Police, University of Kentucky

Richard Morman, President, Concentric Risk Solutions

James Mullin, Police Captain, Bergen County Police Department

Douglas McGrew, Director of Security, The Ohio State University

Greg Overstreet, Director of Security, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Donald Paisant,  Director, Loss Prevention, Omni Hotels & Resorts

Michael Patten, Assistant Chief of Police, Yale University Police Department

Joseph Piersante, Corporate Security Manager, Ilitch Holdings

Drew Pittman, Assistant Athletic Director, Baylor University

Brad Piros, National Director of Loss Prevention, Ilitch Holdings

Kenna Powell, Director of Safety & Security, Providence Day School

Brandie Remmer, Security Coordinator, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Rich Powers, Senior Vice President, Risk Services, American Specialty Insurance & Risk Services, Inc.

Benjamin Rolens, General Manager, Special Event, Reservations and Marketing, Katy Independent School District - Leonard E. Merrell Center

Kevin Scott, Police Sergeant, Louisiana State University Police Department

Pamela Soule, Emergency Management Planner, Pennsylvania State University

Barry Stanford, Senior Director of Security Operations & Intelligence, AEG Worldwide

James Stegall, Director of Security, Special Events and Student Programs, University of Oregon Police Department

Donald (Bart) Stinnett, ABS Group, Emergency Management and Security Consultant 

Jeffery Stonebreaker, Safety and Security Advisor, Major League Soccer

Christopher Theon, System Integration Manager, ManTech International Corporation

Daniel Tumminello, Director, S.A.F.E. Management

Paul Turner, Director of Event Operations & Security, AT&T Stadium

 

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