Pygpen Knoll Farm
Peg and Bill Galvin
William D Galvin
SECURITY OPERATIONS MANAGER- CRISIS MANAGER
GE AVIATION CINCINNATI, OHIO
JANUARY 1990 – SEPTEMBER 2020
Staff level responsibility for programming, training, and execution of physical security and crisis management programs at 80+ global industrial sites. This included business level responsibility for Site Security Focal Points, Assessments, Technical Security Systems and Infrastructure, Union Contract Negotiations Contingency Planning, Manned Guarding Global Contract Oversight, sub-business integrations and divestitures and DHS CFATS and C-TPAT Regulatory Programs.
In my role as GE Aviation Crisis Manager, I led the crisis program and functional teams to support GE Leadership in response to major and minor incidents impacting GE employees, GE facilities, and GE products. I established and directed operations at the GE Aviation Response Center (GSOC), a 24x7 intelligence and response center supporting the entire business including Product Crisis Events, Event Security, 80+ GE Aviation sites, 50,000 employees, ~10,000 employee travels throughout the world. Managed numerous major incidents involving Geopolitical events, significant facilities weather-related events and fires, work stoppages, product related concerns, and threats to the business.
Led the security and safety of 50+ events where GE Aviation was a participant of sponsor. This included on-the-ground leadership at GE Shareowners Annual Meetings; Union Contract Negotiations, Air Shows in Paris, Farnborough, Dubai and Singapore; Customer Engagement Events in Turkey, Jordan, South Africa, Tanzania, Czech Republic; USA based Grand openings, Open Houses and site functions, as well as countless remote support and planning of security and safety at smaller events.
CITY OF MASON FIRE DEPARTMENT MASON, OHIO
AUGUST 1996 – MARCH 2017
20+ Year Veteran Firefighter/EMT on-duty an average of 30 hours per week for the past 15 years serving at all levels including Company Officer responsible for managing station, emergency operation and assigned personnel.
KEY SKILLS AND CHARACTERISTICS
Extensive experience in matrix environment teaming with organization leaders to accomplish objectives . Proven leader in Crisis as well as normal business operation Comfortable at all levels of organization and Regulatory Official interactions Process oriented problem solver Broad experience in Corporate Security initiatives and programs Conversant in Highly Protected Risk insurance program
Security and Crisis Leader
I am a seasoned Security Professional who has dedicated 30+ years to the protection of people, facilities, and products in a corporate security role with a Fortune 100 company. I have been involved in all aspects of Corporate Security, Business Continuity, and Crisis Management. Recently Retired from GE Aviation due to business turndown, I seek avenues to continue to utilize my experience to support opportunities to protect people and business resiliency.
Batavia, Ohio 45103
BACHELOR OF ARTS (EDUCATION)
WILMINGTON COLLEGE, WILMINGTON OHIO
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