senior advisor & Presenter
Senior Advisor to Kingswood Security Consulting and Director of Strategic Development with Securonet Technologies. Tim has spent the last 28 years in emergency management & security executive management. His passion for all hazards emergency management was born when he led as a Senior Security Director for a New York based company in downtown New York City. Tim was a volunteer first responder assisting in triage at the World Trade Centre.
He has continued his passion for a holistic understanding of crisis preparedness and emergency management when he returned to the Twin Cities. Most notably, he served as a Deputy Director of the Minnesota Chapters operational arm of InfraGard (P2Cat). Designed and implemented in the State of Minnesota’s pre-convention planning for the 2008 Republican National Convention. Tim has held an active seat in the Minnesota State Emergency Operation Center for management of private sector assets/resources during state and federal emergencies.
He attended the University of Minnesota and is certified in emergency management, proactive security techniques and interruption, as well as a domestic violence and sexual assault counselor.
Tim is ordained clergy in the Episcopal Church in Minnesota and a Police Chaplain with the Edina Police department, he serves as associate clergy on a ministry team at Gethsemane Episcopal Church in Downtown Minneapolis.