SPEAKER

Ryan Searles

Ryan brings more than 17 years of professional experience in “in-the- field” security, force protection, and risk management for multiple- jurisdictional responses at local, state, regional, and national levels. He has led tactical teams of 90+ in dynamic, fast-paced environments and possesses a comprehensive background in complex problem-solving and relationship-building derived from conducting domestic and global operations across five continents.

Ryan has managed enterprise-wide risk management programs to protect life and safety, critical infrastructure, property, and equipment valued over $7M. His extensive knowledge includes Public Policy, OSHA, Work Place Violence, Active Shooter Response Training, Project Management, and Incident Command System application.

EXPERIENCE
17 Total, 1 with IMEG

EDUCATION
Henley-Putnam University, BS Terrorism and Counterterrorism Studies 2018

ACCREDITATIONS

  • Certified Department of Homeland Security
  • FEMA Incident Command System
  • FEMA Sports and Venue Risk Management
  • FEMA Sports and Venue Evacuation
  • FEMA Threat and Risk Assessment Certified ALERRT Instructor
  • Civilian Response to Active Shooter Emergencies
  • Law Enforcement Response to Active Shooter Emergencies
  • Medical Response to Active Shooter Emergencies

PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS
National Active Shooter Conference Rescue Task Force and Integrated Response Protocol
SHRM Workplace Violence, Active Shooter, and Proactive Threat Assessments Presenter
Gulf Coast Symposium on HR Issues National School Response Conference Fox News and NBC Affiliates Subject Matter Expert

AWARDS
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal Army Achievement Medal (2)
Army Commendation Medal (3) Iraq Campaign Medal with Star Purple Heart (2)
War on Terror Expeditionary Medal

CLIENT EXPERIENCE

Biscuitville Inc, Greensboro, NC
• Security Consulting Table Top Exercises
Contra Costa Water District, Concord, CA
• Emergency Response and Management Services
• Safety and Security Procedure Development
• Active Shooter Response Training
Howco Group, Houston, TX
• Active Shooter Response and Vulnerability Assessment Security Consulting Services for Headquarters
IDEA Public Schools, San Antonio, TX
• Security Training Services for IDEA School Campuses
Security Assessments/Trainings and New Systems *
• 470th MI
• Anderson and Dubose
• Army North
• Austin Board of Realtors
• Brooke Army Medical Center
• D2K Property Management
• Georgia Military Colleges
• Harmony Schools
• Haven for Hope
• HEB
• Hill and Wilkenson
• Judson Independent Schools District
• NESTLE
• NuStar Energy
• San Antonio Water Systems
• Texas Hospital Association
• The Boys and Girls Club
• Toyota
• Valero
• Whataburger