Paul Schmick

| Vice President – Security Technology

Alliance Security

Paul is a Media Contributor, Professor and Vice President of Security Technology at Alliance Security headquartered in New York.  At Alliance Security, Paul leads the security technology division and serves as the Chief Technology and Operations Officer.  In his role, Paul directs Alliance Security’s technology strategy and portfolio of managed service offerings which includes surveillance, access control, intrusion detection, bio-metric and cybersecurity technology platforms.

Contributing to the academic community, Paul is an Adjunct Professor for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security – Transportation Security Administration Partnership Program at Des Moines Area Community College and instructs coursework in the areas of transportation and border security and security technology.  Paul is also a Professor of homeland security and security management studies at the Long Island Business Institute in New York.

Paul earned a B.A. in Homeland Security & Emergency Management from Ashford University.  He also holds a M.S. in Homeland Security Management from the Homeland Security and Terrorism Institute at LIU Post, and a M.S. in Cybersecurity from the University of Maryland University College.

Paul is a media contributor at CNN and HLN Network and contributes on-air analysis in the areas of aviation security and terrorism.  He holds a position on the Advisory Council for the College of Security Studies at Colorado Technical University, is a Cybersecurity Advisory Council Member at PSA Security Network and is an Advisory Board member for the Long Island Business Institute’s Homeland Security & Security Management program.