Charles “Chuck” Andrews

Friends of Chuck (FOC)

Charles “CHUCK” Andrews, CPP, CFE, CFCI, ICPS, MSME has been in the law-enforcement & security industries since 1976 starting as a Law Enforcement Police Explorer in greater Houston, TX. His Police Explorer career logged 4,000 hours of patrol-time before his 19th birthday when he started as a TEXAS Peace Officer.

Samuele Caruso

ASIS International

After completing his classical studies, he graduated in “Security and Social Control” at the Faculty of Political Science of the Alma Mater Studiorum in Bologna in 2003. Samuele started his professional career during an internship in 2002 at the Corporate Security Department in Pirelli & C in Milan, where he became responsible for Logistics Security (2005-2006). 

Richard L. Duncan

ASIS International

Richard L. Duncan, Certified Protections Professional (CPP), International Airport Professional (IAP), is the owner and principal consultant at RL Duncan Consulting, LLC. He provides public safety, security, and emergency management advisory services for clients. He is the former assistant general manager, Public Safety & Security (PSS) at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the world’s busiest and most efficient airport.

Doug Farber 

International Security Management Association (ISMA)

Doug Farber is the Global Head of Security for Millennium Management, a leading a global alternative investment management firm, which manages more than $40 billion in assets with offices in United States, Europe and Asia.

Bob Hayes

The Security Executive Council

Bob Hayes is the principal architect and founder of the Security Executive Council (SEC). He has more than 25 years of experience developing security programs and providing corporations security services, including seven years as the CSO at Georgia Pacific and nine years as security operations manager at 3M.

Eric Kready

Friends of Chuck

Eric Kready, CPP served 20+ years in the United States Army before transitioning to a civilian Security Professional career in the private sector.  

Alvar Orellana McBride

ASIS Foundation

Alvar is a board-certified security professional in risk management, crisis management, corporate security management, cyber and electronic security. Key partner of the company’s board and functional leaders, an enabler in developing strategy with a high and positive impact on the business results, personnel, and customer-oriented facilitating a zero-incident culture environment.

Jaime P Owens

ASIS Foundation

Jaime P Owens is manager of Corporate Security and Emergency Response for The Panama Canal. Responsible of the Integrated Security Strategy, the technical operations, development of security programs, executive protection, security investigations, Security control center and emergency response, and implementation of ESRM.

Ric Pohland

National Association of Security Companies (NASCO)

Ric Pohland has served in Government (military) and private security since 1983, most recently as President, and Chief Operating Officer for American Security Programs (2015 – 2021), and as President of Coastal International Security. In those roles, he developed and led corporate strategic direction and operational initiatives to ensure high-quality security operations and generate business growth.

Michael A.Silva

International Association of Private Security Consultants (IAPSC)

Michael A. Silva is an independent security consultant that has been practicing since 1985. During the more than 35 years he has been a consultant, Michael has served a wide variety of clients in industries including healthcare, research and development, biotechnology, manufacturing, insurance and financial services, warehousing and distribution, and multifamily housing.