About The Speaker
Michael has 40 years of diverse law enforcement experience with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. He retired in 2013 as the Chief of the Homeland Security Division, responsible for all special operations, intelligence, counter terrorism and emergency operations. After his law enforcement career, Michael served at the Sr. Vice President of U.S. National Security for the Westfield Corporation. His responsibilities included oversight of security operations for 32 malls across the nation and development of the security plans for the retail space at the World Trade Center. Currently Michael is a Senior Security Advisor for Sentinel Consulting, a security consulting firm.