ASIS International, the world’s largest association of security management professionals, is pleased to announce its 2018 Commission on Standards and Guidelines. The 28-member commission ensures the standards and guidelines development process is voluntary, nonproprietary, and consensus-based, utilizing the knowledge, experience, and expertise of ASIS members and the global security community.

“This past year, the Commission took purposeful steps to broaden its membership composition and to chart a path forward that aligns with new organizational goals and strategies, as well as addressing the needs of security professionals worldwide,” said Sue Carioti, ASIS International Vice President, Certifications, Standards & Guidelines. “We are pleased to welcome 20 new members to the 2018 Commission. These individuals bring diverse perspectives, fresh ideas and a wealth of global experience to their roles.”

The commission, which doubled in size in 2018 and now includes representatives from eleven countries, will be led by Bernard Greenawalt, CPP, vice president, Securitas Security Services USA. Eugene Ferraro, CPP, PCI, chief executive, ForensicPathways, Inc., will serve as vice chair.

Top priorities include continuation of work on standards in the areas of security awareness, private security officer selection and training, and workplace violence prevention and intervention. The Commission will also review existing standards and guidelines with an emphasis on relevancy and gap analysis, consider the restructure of standards and guidelines programs, and increase integration in ASIS knowledge and learning programs.

ASIS International 2018 Commission on Standards and Guidelines

​Bernard Greenawalt, CPP, Securitas Security Services USA, Chair

Eugene Ferraro, CPP, PCI, ForensicPathways, Inc., Vice Chair

Charles Baley, Farmers Group, Inc.

Bruce Braes, CPP, Jacobs

Darryl Branham, CPP, Avnet

Herbert Calderon, CPP, PCI, PSP, CCM2L

Robert Carotenuto, CPP, PCI, PSP, New York Botanical Garden

Werner Cooreman, CPP, PSP, Solvay

Michael Crane, CPP, Securisks

Michael Cummings, CPP, Cummings Security Consulting, LLC

William Daly, Control Risks

David Dodge, CPP, PCI, David Dodge & Associates

Lisa DuBrock, Radian Compliance

Tommy Hansen, CPP, Stavanger

Glen Kitteringham, CPP, Kitteringham Security Group

Ronald Lander, CPP, Ultrasafe Security Solutions

Bryan Leadbetter, CPP, Arconic

Ronald Martin, CPP, Open Security Exchange

Juan Munoz, CPP, Associated Projects International

Angela Osborne, PCI, Guidepost Solutions

Werner Preining, CPP, Interpool Security

Malcolm Reid, CPP, Brison

Jeffrey Slotnick, CPP, PSP, Setracon Enterprise Security Risk Management Services

J Kelly Stewart, Newcastle Consulting

Timothy Sutton, CPP, GHG Management, LLC

John Villines, CPP, PCI, PSP, John C Villines

Roger Warwick, CPP, Pyramid Temi Group

Allan Wick, CPP, PCI, PSP, Tri State Generation & Transmission ​


For more information on current initiatives or to learn how to get involved, visit The work of preparing ASIS Standards and Gu​idelines is carried out through the ASIS International Standards and Guidelines Commission and its committees. ASIS International is an ANSI accredited Standards Development Organization and actively participates in the International Organization for Standardization, developing standards and guidelines within a voluntary, nonproprietary and consensus-based process, utilizing the knowledge, experience and expertise of ASIS membership, security professionals and the global security industry.  View a complete list of all ASIS Standards currently under development.