New Year Colorado and Mile High Denver Security Professionals.
is my honor and privilege to be your Chapter Chairman for the year 2015.
we begin the new year we start to prioritize our goals and objectives. You as a security professional you may want
to earn your CPP, PSP or PCI certification, this year or a goal for this year
may be to implement new security
protocols for your department, your business or your employer.
and cultivating professional relationships at monthly meetings is an excellent
way to meet, and talk about common experiences, exchange ideas, offer or get
advise on projects, programs, and solutions to security issues.
are a growing Chapter. We have seen, and
welcome the new members that have joined us and I would encourage our members
to reach out to those members and guests and make them feel welcome and let
them know that our chapter does have something valuable to offer them in the
way of becoming a member.
challenge each of you to reach out to our new members and guests. Get a
business card and call them, or drop them a note to thank them for coming to
Denver Mile High Chapter Board recognizes the increase in National dues so the
Board has decided to keep Chapter dues at $35 for 2015.
membership benefits include Certification classes, educational course reviews,
special training and education, through monthly speakers, special events,
networking opportunities, and participation in security related events.
begin 2015 with a full complement of committee chairpersons in place who have
volunteered their time to make your ASIS Denver Mile High Chapter experience
the best possible. Take a look at the
committee chairs and reach out to them and offer your help and expertise.
committees this year include Women in Security, Law Enforcement Appreciation
Lunch/Dinner, Joseph Gargan Memorial Award, Student Membership, Summer tours,
etc. Pick one you could help on. I know you are busy. We all are but the more help we get the
easier it is on everyone and the more ideas help too.
are very excited about the slate of topics and speakers for 2015.
speaker was so informative and very popular November that she was asked to do a
repeat for January.
March Speaker, Jimmy Graham, U.S. Navy SEAL, promises to be a sell out. Topic:
“Active Shooter and Tactical Training” I
suggest you make your reservations early as seating is limited.
topics being considered : Cyber Security, Biometrics in Security, Drones for
Safety and Security. Retail Security, ID Theft, Bank Fraud.
Thanks goes to Glenn Rudd, Advantage Security, Chapter Communications Chair for
his help in updating, and redesign of the Chapter website. The website is the “life line” of the Chapter
and with Glenn’s help, it will be a resource we can be proud of.
Thanks goes to Robin Brown, University of Colorado for planning, coordinating,
and teaching the CPP, PSP, and PCI,
certification courses and for Chair of the Professional Development and
Thanks to Sam Adair, Denver Public Schools, Chair of our Speakers along with
the help of John Incampo, State of Colorado, 18th Judicial District.
Thanks to Dr. Vincent Wincelowicz, Regis University, Treasurer.
always, I am
open to your ideas and suggestions on how to provide you with the best
experience possible to augment your professional development and personal
growth. Do not hesitate to email me at
any time (firstname.lastname@example.org).