Meet the Management Team

JOHN R KENDALL

President / Chief Executive Officer

JOHN R KENDALL

President / Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Kendall served 31 years in law enforcement in a variety of agencies.

LAW ENFORCEMENT CAREER

U.S. Marshal Service - U.S. Marshal, Western District of MI, Ret.
Grand Traverse County Sheriff - Undersheriff
Harbor Springs Police Department - Police Chief
U.S. Air Force - Air Police

SPECIALIZATIONS

Judicial Security
Air Base Security
Dignitary Protection and Witness Protection Program

BOARD OF DIRECTOR APPOINTMENTS

LEID Products - Board Member

EDUCATION

Master of Public Administration: Criminal Justice
Wayne State University

Bachelor of Science: Police Administration
Wayne State University

SINDIA NARBER

Sr. Vice President / Chief Operating Officer

SINDIA NARBER

Sr. Vice President / Chief Operating Officer

Ms. Narber has over 20 years of HR experience and over 13 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Operational Divisions
Background Screening Division
HonorLine Division
Employee Benefits
Federal / State HR Compliance
Internal Affairs

BOARD OF DIRECTOR APPOINTMENTS:

Silent Observer - Chairperson

MEMBERSHIPS:

Inforum, West Michigan Chapter
West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Society of Human Resources Management
American Society for Industrial Security

KEVIN BELK

Senior Vice President

KEVIN BELK

Senior Vice President

Mr. Belk has over 34 years of law enforcement and security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Armed Division
Investigations
Special Operations

LAW ENFORCEMENT CAREER:

Grand Rapids Police Department
– Police Chief
– Police Captain
– Investigative Division Commander
– Police Lieutenant
– Police Sergeant
– Police Officer

MEMBERSHIPS:

Michigan Association of Chiefs of Police
Police Executive Research Forum
American Society of Industrial Security
FBI National Academy Associates, Inc.

EDUCATION:

Bachelors of Science: Criminal Justice - Summa Cum Laude
Grand Valley State University

FBI National Academy, Quantico, VA

Police Academy
Grand Valley State University

Associate of Arts: Criminal Justice

ZACH SIMONS

Sr. Vice President / Chief Financial Officer

ZACH SIMONS

Sr. Vice President / Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Simons has over 4 years’ experience of financial management in the security industry.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Finance and Payroll Management

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Financial Statements
Budgets
Customer and Vendor Relations
Cash and Debt Management

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Arts: Accounting
Grand Valley State University

Master of Business Administration
Baker College

JOE BUDNIK

Vice President of Operations

JOE BUDNIK

Vice President of Operations

Mr. Budnik has over 23 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Oversee all Security Operations, Loss Prevention and Events
Senior Defensive Tactics Instructors
NRA Firearms Instructor

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Executive Protection – Blackwater Executive Protection School Graduate
Active Shooter Response
Campus Crime Prevention
Explosives Recognition and Hostile Operational Surveillance
Armed Operations/Court Security
Tribal Security and Partnerships
Strike Security

BOARD OF DIRECTOR APPOINTMENTS:

Careerline Tech Center – Security Board Member
Lakeshore Security Council – Advisory Council Member

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Society of Industrial Security
International Supply Chain Protection Organization

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice
Grand Valley State University

TYLER KALINOSKY

Vice President of Operations

TYLER KALINOSKY

Vice President of Operations

Mr. Kalinosky has over 8 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Armed Uniform Security Accounts, East Michigan Division
Management of Unarmed Uniform Security Accounts, East Michigan Division
Management of Event Staff Security Accounts, East Michigan Division

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Executive Protection
Military Installation Security
College and University Campus Security
Surveillance
Event Management
CPR Instructor
Expert Pistol Marksman

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Red Cross

EDUCATION:

Bachelors of Science: Criminal Justice
Grand Valley State University

NANCY RHODES

Director of Human Resources

NANCY RHODES

Director of Human Resources

Ms. Rhodes has over 30 years of human resources and background investigative experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Unemployment and Worker Compensation
Recruiting
Hiring
Background Screening
Employee performance appraisals / issues
Employee Organization

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Background Investigations
Anonymous Reporting Hotlines and Investigations

MEMBERSHIPS:

National Notary Association

JASON KNIGHT

Director of Mid-Michigan Operations

JASON KNIGHT

Director of Mid-Michigan Operations

Mr. Knight has over 12 years of Security and Retail Loss Prevention experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Armed Uniform Security Accounts, -Mid-Michigan Division
Management of Unarmed Uniform Security Accounts, Mid-Michigan Division
Management of Event Staff Security Accounts, Mid-Michigan Division

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Organized Retail Crime
Retail Security
Surveillance
Investigations
Executive Protection

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Society of Industrial Security

STEPHANIE SCHOENHERR

Director of Recruiting

STEPHANIE SCHOENHERR

Director of Recruiting

Ms. Schoenherr has over 10 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Recruiting for all Regions and Divisions
Management of Employee Benefits

Management of Employee On-Boarding

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Recruitment
Interviewing
New Hire Training and Processing
Benefit Administration
Supervisor Training Program
Affirmative Action Plan

MEMBERSHIPS:

2015 Committee Head "Women In Security"

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science: Psychology and Family Studies
Central Michigan University

TOM CONRAD

Director of House and Worship Security

TOM CONRAD

Director of House and Worship Security

Mr. Conrad has over 30 years of combined law enforcement and security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

House of Worship Security Network: Executive Director
Specialized Armed Security Team

SPECIALIZATIONS:

House of Worship Security
Armed Operations
Health Care Security
Parking Security Services

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Society of Industrial Security

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science: Business Management
Ferris State University

BRIGID SMITH

Investigations Manager / Executive Assistant

BRIGID SMITH

Investigations Manager / Executive Assistant

Ms. Smith is a certified paralegal and has over 10 years of investigative and paralegal experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Company Licensing
Investigations and Compliance Division
Executive Assistant to the CEO

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Security Law and Licensing Regulations
Medical Background Investigations
Paralegal

MEMBERSHIPS:

National Association for Legal Secretaries
Michigan Council of Professional Investigators
National Notary Association

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Arts: Criminal Justice
Michigan State University

Paralegal Certification
Davenport University

TERRY CASLER

Account Director

TERRY CASLER

Account Director

Mr. Casler has over 25 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Director of Uniform Security Account

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Defensive Tactics Instructor
Firearms Instructor
Campus Crime Prevention
Active Shooter Response
Hostile Operational Surveillance
Drug Trafficking
Defensive Tactics
Threat, Risk & Vulnerability Assessments
CPR Evaluator
Security Operations

 

EDUCATION:

Associates in Applied Science - Corrections
Kellogg Community College

JOSH GERARD

Senior Operations Manager

JOSH GERARD

Senior Operations Manager

Mr. Gerard has over 4 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Uniform Security Accounts, West Michigan Division

SPECIALIZATIONS:

CPL Firearms
CPR Evaluator
Defensive Tactics Instructor

MEMBERSHIPS:

ASIS International

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Business Administration: Public Safety and Security Management
Davenport University

SATURN LEWIS

HR Operations Manager

SATURN LEWIS

HR Operations Manager

Ms. Lewis has over 6 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Uniform Security Accounts, Lansing Division
Management of Human Resources

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Recruitment
Interviewing
New Hire Training and Processing

CHUCK COOK

Operations Manager

CHUCK COOK

Operations Manager

Mr. Cook has over 35 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Uniform Security Accounts, West Michigan Division

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Executive Protection
Explosives Recognition and Hostile Operations
Surveillance
Active Shooter Response
Judicial Security

UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES:

United States Air Force and Michigan Air National Guard
Air Force Legion of Merit Award

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Legion Member
National Rifle Association Lifetime Member

EDUCATION:

Security Police Academy
U.S. Air Force, Lackland AFB, Texas

Security Police Supervisors Course (81170)
U.S. Air Force

Tactical Training
U.S. Air Force

DALE SENSABAUGH

Northern Michigan Operations Manager

DALE SENSABAUGH

Northern Michigan Operations Manager

MEGAN BROWN

Operations Manager

MEGAN BROWN

Operations Manager

Ms. Brown has over 3 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management Uniform Security Accounts

EDUCATION:

Bachelors of Science: Criminal Justice
Grand Valley State University

LUKE BOWEN

Loss Prevention Manager

LUKE BOWEN

Loss Prevention Manager

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Retail Loss Prevention Division
Alcohol Tobacco Compliance

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Organized Retail Crime
Retail Security
Surveillance
Report Composition
CCTV

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice
Grand Valley State University

TRAVIS ZIESMER

East Michigan Operations Manager

TRAVIS ZIESMER

East Michigan Operations Manager

Mr. Ziesmer has over 4 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Uniform Security Accounts, East Michigan Division

MILITARY:

Army Corporal

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Active Shooter Response
Defensive Tactics
Military Security
CPL Firearms
CCTV

AWARDS:

U.S. Coast Guard Certificate of Appreciation

ROBERT NUNN

Southwest Michigan Operations Manager

ROBERT NUNN

Southwest Michigan Operations Manager

Mr. Nunn has over 4 years of security and law enforcement experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Uniform Security Accounts, Southwest Michigan

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Surveillance
Defensive Tactics
CPL Firearms
Security Operations
CPR Evaluator
CCTV
Access Control Systems
Automated Fire Systems

 MEMBERSHIPS:

ProTrainings
Juvenile Justice Vision 20/20

EDUCATION:

Currently enrolled at Grand Valley State University
Bachelor of Arts: Criminal Justice with a minor in Spanish

WILLIAM JENNINGS

Account Manager

WILLIAM JENNINGS

Account Manager

Mr. Jennings has over 14 years of security and loss prevention experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Uniform Security Accounts

SPECIALIZATIONS:

CPL Firearms
Event Security
CCTV
Organized Retail Crime
Surveillance
Retail Security
Interrogations

 EDUCATION:

Associate Degree in Electrical
Hinds Community College

LORI GAIER

Marketing & Communications Manager

LORI GAIER

Marketing & Communications Manager

Ms. Gaier has over 10 years of Marketing and Public Relations experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management of Marketing and Communications

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Website Development
Photography
Social Media
Event Management

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Marketing Association - West Michigan

EDUCATION:

Bachelors of Science
Ohio State University

DR. KATHRYN A. KENDALL, Ph.D.

Staff Psychologist

DR. KATHRYN A. KENDALL, Ph.D.

Staff Psychologist

Dr. Kendall is a forensic psychologist and has over 20 years of security experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Strategic Planning
Public Relations
Marketing and Business Development
Corporate Contractual Agreements, Documents, and Proposals
Client Relations

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Forensic Psychology
Limited License Psychologist
Security Operations
Interrogations and Detection of Deception
Forensic Psychology
High Risk Terminations
Threat Assessment
Psychological Pre-employment Screening
Trauma Response and Posttraumatic Stress

BOARD OF DIRECTOR APPOINTMENTS:

Salvation Army of West Michigan - Executive Board
American Red Cross of West Michigan - Board Member

MEMBERSHIPS:

Inforum, West Michigan Chapter

EDUCATION:

Doctor of Philosophy: Forensic and Clinical Psychology
Union Institute and University

Master of Arts: Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology
Western Michigan University

Bachelor of Science: Psychology

ROBERT C DUHADWAY

Chairman Emeritus

ROBERT C DUHADWAY

Chairman Emeritus

Mr. DuHadway served 25 years with the FBI.

LAW ENFORCEMENT CAREER:

Federal Bureau of Investigation - Supervisory Special Agent, Ret.

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Extortion
Organized crime
Drug trafficking
Fraud - Certified Fraud Examiner
Civil Rights Violations

MEMBERSHIPS:

Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI, Inc.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science: Business
Eastern Illinois University