Joshua Akre

Performance Engineering Manager
Northland Controls


Josh Akre’s career in physical security began 6 years ago at Northland Controls and is marked by embracing new challenges with agility and passion. After graduating the University of California Santa Barbara in 2013, Josh learned the ropes as a technician. He led several projects and had the opportunity to collaborate with the new GSOC and co-build the local service department in 2014. The next year he jumped into an MBA program and started working on global enterprise systems as an application engineer. As an application engineer Josh worked on system upgrades, data center builds, and process optimization projects. Josh earned his MBA in 2017 and became an application engineering manager shortly thereafter. He earned his CSPM in 2018. Josh has developed Northland's West Coast projects team and is currently redefining the Performance Engineering teams within Northland Controls. His goal is to help unlock his team’s potential and deliver white glove service to clients.


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