Presenters

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Vice Admiral Linda L. Fagan (Invited)

Commander, Pacific Area
Commander, Coast Guard Defense Force West
United States Coast Guard


Bob Butchart

California Maritime Security Program
Governor’s Office of Emergency Services/Homeland Security
U. S. Coast Guard, Sector San Francisco


Captain Eric Cooper

United States Coast Guard


Mark DuPont

Executive Director
National Maritime Law Enforcement Academy


christoper M. hickey

Homeland Maritime Border Security Project Manager
Maritime Security Department
Director of National Intelligence’s National Maritime Intelligence-Integration Office


Bridgett D. Lewis

Manager of Security Operations
Port of Long Beach


LCDR Brandon Link

Office of Port & Facility Activities, Domestic Ports Division
U.S. Coast Guard


J. Kipling Louttit

Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Retired
Executive Director
Marine Exchange of Southern California


Brion thomas

Assistant Program Manager for Maritime Domain Awareness
Battlespace Awareness and Information Operations Program Office (PMW 120)
U.S. Navy


Laurie Thomas

Maritime Security Coordinator, The All Hazards Training Center
The University of Findlay


Kerry L. thomas

Chief, Transportation Infrastructure Security Branch (TISB)
Grant Programs Directorate (GPD), Protection and National Preparedness (PNP)
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)