Current Certificants

Certified Sport Security Professionals

Stacey Aguiar, Deputy Director of Public Safety, IRONMAN World Triathlon Corporation

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)

Owen Dresser, Managing Director, S. A. F. E. Management

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

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

Brian Gard, Director of Emergency Management, University of Tennessee

Michael Gibson, Security Manager, Olympia Entertainment

Bobby Glaser, Venue Security Manager, Olympia Entertainment Inc.

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

Jason Hamm, Director of Security, The Anthem, IMV LLC

William Hayes, Emergency Management Coordinator, Canton Public Safety Department

Brian Higgins, President, Group 77, LLC.

Jared Hoernig, Associate Director of Emergency Management, Old Dominion University

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

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

Jeffery Karpovich, Director of Security, High Point University

John King, President of Summit Consulting Services, Chief of Police, Boston College(Retired)

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.

Sean McAuley, Assistant Director of Sports Facilities and Event Management, Towson University

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

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

John Pepper, Police Sergeant, Metropolitan Nashville Police

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

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

Brandie Remmer, Security Coordinator, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

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

David Sawler, Chief Security Officer, Bower Events

Keith Schobert, Director of Operations, University of Texas at Arlington

Kevin Scott, Criminal Investigator, State of Louisiana

Garrett Shelton, Captain, Old Dominion University

Pamela Soule, Emergency Management Planner, Pennsylvania State University

Marie Spell, Special Events Coordinator, USC Division of Law Enforcement and Safety

Laurene Spiess, Lieutenant, Boston College Police Department

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

John Terry, Director of Stadium Operations and Events, University of Washington Athletics

Christopher Theon, System Integration Manager, ManTech International Corporation

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

To learn about what motivated our current certificants to earn the CSSP credential,

please read the articles in our testimonial archive.