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