The key principal for this assessment is Mark C. Hall, CPP, CAM. Mr. Hall is Board Certified in Security Management (CPP) as designated by the American Association for Industrial Security (ASIS). He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Safety Administration and is a licensed Community Association Manager (CAM) in the State of Florida. Mr. Hall retired as Chief of Police after having served 22 years as a law enforcement professional. During his law enforcement tenure, he received his certification from the Attorney General of the State of Florida as a Crime Prevention Practitioner, and also as a Crime Prevention Professional from the ISCPP. In addition to his law enforcement career, Mr. Hall served as an Adjunct Instructor for the Florida Regional Community Policing Institute, based out of the Center for Public Safety Innovation at St. Petersburg College. He served in this capacity for approximately 10 years, beginning in November of 2000. He travelled throughout the State of Florida teaching the principles and philosophies of Community Oriented Policing, Problem Solving, Ethics and Leadership. He was also chosen to join a small, but elite group of instructors, to travel to Central America to assist local governments with the implementation of Community Policing within their communities.
Mr. Hall has served as the Director of Safety & Security at Frenchman’s Creek Beach & Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens, FL since 2012. This community is considered one of the safest in the Nation due to its use of the most technologically advanced thermal imaging cameras and video analytics, security culture, concierge service and policy & procedures.
Brian Howell began his career in public law enforcement before transitioning to the private sector. He has over 15 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies, leading wide-ranging security initiatives and driving policy for over 300,000 associates and key stakeholders globally.
In addition to his law enforcement and corporate security experience, Mr. Howell is a state certified firefighter and licensed E.M.T. He is board certified in Security Management, holds global certification from ASIS as a Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and has extensive experience conducting threat and vulnerability assessments. He is acknowledged for his ability to assess and mitigate risk, and currently serves as a primary security leader in a Fortune 200 company.