Dave is a very old friend and a member of the The Quarter Century Club (QCC), more on that later. Dave has authored a very important white paper – Vulnerability Assessments – A Cornerstone of Effective Security Planning. As with all QCC members Dave continually gives back to the profession.
Mr. Johnson is President of ITG Consultants, Inc., providing dignitary and executive protection consulting, training and protective services. In thirty-three years of direct experience, he has coordinated Presidential, Cabinet, Ambassadorial, and Senior Executive level protective programs in threat environments ranging from negligible to that of imminent assassination attempts by state sponsored terrorist organizations, conditions of Coup D’tat and ultra-nationalism. He has conducted multiple high threat or politically sensitive assignments in Somalia, Haiti, and Bosnia-Herzegovina and contract management in Afghanistan and Iraq.
He is certified in Homeland Security – Level V, by the American Board for Certification in Homeland Security, serves on its Executive Advisory Board and as Chairman of The American Board for Certification in Dignitary and Executive Protection.
Mr. Johnson is the author of Advance – The Guide for Conducting a Protective Security Advance and numerous protective services and training articles in various publications including Chief Security Officer and Security Management On-line Magazines, and is a regular columnist for Inside Homeland Security Magazine.
Mr. Johnson has been the recipient of many awards and honors for his efforts in dignitary protection including the Department of Defense Meritorious Service Medal, five US Army Meritorious Service Medals, and official US State Department recognition.
His Contact Info
David L. Johnson
Phone: (814) 765-5705
Fax: (888) 830-8123
Toll Free: (866) 904-4ITG (4484)
Web Site www.itg4.com