Anthony Nichter, ARM, CHE, CPP, CPS, CDTI
Legal Advisor and Security Consultant
David is a veteran in the security trade crafts with 30-years of active service involving research, writing, teaching, consulting, and protecting. Drawing upon his extensive practical real-world experience and comprehensive knowledge, verified by multiple in-service certifications, David provides expert testimony as a forensic analyst on matters of security due diligence, training, competency and adequacy of protection.
David is Board Certified in Security Management holding a Certified Protection Professional certification (CPP) with the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS International). He is a Certified Hospitality Educator (CHE) with the American Hotel and Lodging Association, certified Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB) Course Instructor from Professional Safety Training Consultants, Certified Protection Specialist (CPS) from Executive Security International, an International Crime Prevention Specialist (ICPS) from the International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners, an Associate in Risk Management (ARM) from the Insurance Institute of America and a Tourism Oriented Policing and Protection Services Practitioner (TOPPS) from the Southern Nevada Tourist Safety Association.
David has both attended and conducted over 300 workshops and presentations to many internationally chartered security, safety, insurance, risk control, management, and training organizations. He has authored over 25 articles that have been published in security newsletters and industry trade publications including; Access Control & Security Systems, Security Management Magazine, International Gaming & Wagering Business, and the Chainlink Security Newsletter
Ed Lard, TC-P
Medical Response Advisor and Executive Security Consultant
Ed is a US Navy Veteran and has over 15 years as a emergency medicine professional. Ed also has over 10 years working as a Protective Security Specialist with the US Department of State Diplomatic SecurityServices.
Just a few of Ed’s current medical certifications include; Certified Tactical Paramedic (TP-C), BCCTPC, Affiliate Faculty National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians NAEMT Tactical Combat Casualty Care Program (TCCC), Special Operations Forces Medic Course, Instructor, Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS), Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic, Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS).
Ed has responded to multiple “real world” mass casualty situations throughout the world and brings all his experience to being a highly sought after instructor to train police, SWAT, fireman and paramedic first responders specializing in large-scale crisis situations. Ed is also an active operator traveling into semi-permissive and non-permissive environments.
Defensive Tactics Advisor, Global Security Threat Advisor
Roman is a US Army veteran with multiple deployments in hostile environments around the world. Since his time in the military Roman has become a subject matter expert in counter terrorism intelligence and both armed and unarmed defensive tactics.
Roman has been responsible for developing and executing training packages advising civilians, private contractors, law enforcement, federal agencies, and domestic and foreign special operation units. His recent focus has become specializing in global Threat Analysis, Risk Assessment and Crisis Management.