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Security Officer Manager

San Jose, California, United States
June 27, 2019

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Tim D. Perry

**** ****** ******, **********, ** *4566



Security and Safety Director with over 25 years of experience specializing in USG program protection requirements, implementation of highly effective physical security measures to protect corporation assets and employees, investigations, along with Federal and State Environmental, Health and Safety regulations. Adept at researching and crafting innovative methods to integrate USG regulatory requirements ensuring timely completion of project deadlines while maintaining budget controls. Proficient in the areas of facilities security, personnel security, international security, and event coordination and planning. Advanced interpersonal skills with the ability to articulate easily with employees at all levels of the production process, Executive Management, and USG customer representatives.


Space Systems Loral (Maxar Corporation) – Palo Alto, CA 2014-Present

Director, Security and Safety

Oversee and provide direction for major security and facilities related projects and physical security technologies. Participate and provide leadership on various committees and process improvement teams acting in an advisory capacity. Responsible for ensuring the security and safety standards and processes and procedures are applied throughout the Palo Alto campus and other subsidiary sites.

Direct and manage a companywide security and safety program to assure compliance with U.S. government requirements.

Coordinate with Senior Executives to align the Security and EH&S departments’ activities and priorities with company objectives, carried out strategic directives set with corporate management, working closely with IT, HR, Legal, Facilities, Manufacturing and the Export Control Departments.

Interprets security laws, regulations and contract requirements; directs subordinates in enforcing compliance; and maintains relationships with law enforcement regulatory agencies and other issuers of security requirements.

Design and implement Event Security Plans for all domestic and international sites.

Work in close cooperation with IT and legal and the local FBI on matters related to cyber security and high tech. crime investigations.

Maintain relationships with local DSS/DoD representatives assuring the preservation of our security posture and awareness of the latest security trends.

Manage the Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) as regulated by the sponsoring agency.

Instituted a robust annual building inspection program with line management at 43 lab/manufacturing areas and guide line management to correct any unsafe conditions to prevent potential serious incidents. The reduction of 1260 findings in 2006 to 520 findings in 2013 reflected the improved safety culture.

Oversee over 200 ergonomic evaluations annually to help lessen muscle fatigue, increase productivity and reduce the number and severity of work-related musculoskeletal disorders.

Monitor all medical reports for work-related injuries and the employees’ feedback on the contracted clinic. Developed and deployed coordinated strategies that resulted in the medical and lost time cost reduced to $1,919 per case in 2014 compared to $9,123 per case in 2013.

Advise senior management on all EH&S matters including: Employee injury trend analysis; workers compensation case status; fire safety and loss prevention requirements for all 43 buildings; and emergency response and business continuity planning.

Manage and direct the mail service, shuttle service, and company operator/PBX system.

Space Systems Loral (Maxar Corporation) – Palo Alto, CA 2018-Present

Corporate Director of Workforce Protection

Lead the Workforce Protection team to drive the implementation, execution, and day-to-day operations. Complete oversight and responsibility for the Executive Protection, Safe Traveler, Active Aggressor, and Personnel Protection programs.

Establishes and proactively manages the work-force protection program through the implementation of processes, policies, procedures, tools and best practices.

Working with each Business Unit’s security team, helps ensure that team members are briefed and trained to understand the capabilities available to them.

Assists in ensuring that third party vendors and internal teams have crisis/emergency response plans in place that have been jointly tested and exercised. Facilitate timely identification, escalation, resolution, and follow-up for all outstanding issues encountered.

Serves as a primary liaison with internal team members, physical security, law enforcement and third-party vendors in support of the work-force protection program.

Provide direct communications between third party vendors, law enforcement, security team members and leadership during and after crisis events.

Helps ensure that program communication tools, processes and procedures are standardized.

Work closely with Information Technology team members to ensure program participants have the equipment needed to safeguard company information

SSL Federal, LLC – Sunnyvale, CA 2012-2014

Director, Security and Safety

Report directly to the President in the capacity of the Facility Security Officer (FSO) and Contactor Program Security Officer (CPSO) to oversee the Government compliance and mitigation requirements associated with Foreign Ownership, Control or Influence (FOCI) of the Special Security Agreement (SSA).

Developed and implemented a FOCI mitigation plan and associated implementation plans with the Defense Security Service (DSS) that allows certain shared services with the foreign parent company.

Supported the formation and establishment of SSL Federal as the lead project management for the construction of the east coast facilities in Chantilly, Va.

Delegated as a Corporate Officer responsible for FSO duties related to all contracts/sub-contracts, proposal efforts and bid/no-bid processes.

Advisor to the Government Security Committee (GSC) on all security matters ensuring the implementation of all corporate procedures, organizational matters and other aspects pertaining to the security and safeguarding of classified and export controlled information.

Space Systems Loral – Palo Alto, CA 1989-2012

Sr. Manager, Safety and Security 2005-2012

Responsible for the management of the entire Security Services and EH&S department with oversight of all DoD and NRO program security activities.

Received a Superior ratings from the Defense Security Service (DSS) for exceeding the requirements of the National Security Program, by implementing enhancements in the areas of security/safety education, physical security, and cyber security.

Facility Security Officer and NRO Contractor Program Security Officer.

Built an Emergency Response Team with 32 HAZWOPER trained volunteer employees to respond to any medical/chemical emergency and fire/oxygen alarm. Oversee monthly drills and annual training programs since 2005.

Established a near miss program that awards the reporting of safety/security hazards.

Conduct a company-wide security program, including physical security and classified contract compliance.

Directed and ensured compliance to all EH&S laws and regulations.

Implemented all in-house safety programs to ensure compliance with city, state, and federal regulatory agencies.

Manager, Security 2000-2005

Established and implemented a company-wide security philosophy by managing and directing the Industrial Security, National Programs, International Security, Physical Security, and Investigation activities.

Developed policies and procedures to meet customer requirements for the appropriate classification level.

Exceed the requirements of the National Industrial Security Program by instituting enhancements that exceeded the requirements of the DoD security program.

Overseen and directed the 24/7 Security Operations Center. Selected, trained, and scheduled the contracted guard force, and evaluated Shift Supervisors and Dispatchers.

Case managed Investigation of all types that included; theft, fraud, alcohol/drug abuse, assault or Manage harassment, and accident investigations.


United States Navy, Honorably discharged in 1986

National Security Training Institute, Facility Security Officer Certification, 2013

American Safety Training, 2004, 2007, 2010 OSHA General Industry Compliance Course

State of California, Hazardous Materials Course – Industry Technician, 2004, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016

Gov. Office of Emergency, Hazardous Materials Management, 2010, 2014

American Society for Industrial Security, NISPOM Requirements, 2010

Director National Intelligence, ICD 705 Physical Security, 2014

Department of Defense, Special Security Officer training, 2009

DoD, 1991, 1993, 2001, 2009 Industrial Security Management Courses

NSA, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1998, Comsec Training Courses

John E. Reid & Assoc., 1994, 1998, Interviewing and Interrogation Course

DeAnza College, 1988 – 1990, Administration of Justice

Security Clearances

Top Secret, SBI w/Polygraph dated October 2013

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