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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



Sgt. Mike Fox

Federal & Serious Organized Crime
NCOi/c Marine Security Operations Centre (MSOC) West
Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Rob Hall Jr.

Portfolio Manager, Maritime Security Department
National Maritime Intelligence-Integration Office

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

Konrad Mech, CD, P.Eng., PMP, BEng, BA, MBA

Director, Subsea Channel Management
Kongsberg Maritime AS

Michael Anthony Reid (Tony)

Business Development
HALO Maritime Defense

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)