Raymond F. Humphrey, CPP
Advisor and Member of the Board of Directors
A Certified Protection Professional, Mr. Humphrey is Owner and President of Humphrey & Company. He evaluates homeland security preparedness, deterrence, business continuity, consequence management, the introduction of leading-edge security technology, and similar initiatives and activities at the municipal, state, national, international and organizational levels.
After retiring from the U.S. Military Police with accelerated promotions and numerous U.S. and foreign awards and decorations, he was one of the highest pure revenue generators at Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) and was head of security at Xerox Corporation. He served as Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC).
He has held every leadership position within ASIS-International, and is co-founder, past president and former board member of the International Security Management Association (ISMA). He is a co-founder of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Computer Crime Unit Industry Information Group, and has served on the advisory council of the U.S. Financial Fraud Center of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), the Board of Directors of the National Cargo Security Association, and the President’s Commission on Drug Control.
A frequent speaker at leading police, intelligence, and security summits — both domestically and internationally — he has also participated in “fact-finding” inquiries for the U.S. Department of State and was a serving member of its Accountability Review Board (ARB).
He has held adjunct or full professorships of security and police management programs at Northeastern University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Monroe Community College, State University of New York, and Bocconi University. He was also involved with New York State’s Comprehensive Education and Training Act (CETA) programs.
He has served as a board member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Foundation; committee chairperson of the U.S. Department of State’s Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC); and members of the (U.S.) President’s Export Council Subcommittee on Encryption, the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF), and the National Counterintelligence Center (NACIC). He currently serves as a member on the Naples’ (Florida) Citizen Police Review Board.
He has a Masters of Public Administration Degree from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School (New York), an undergraduate degree from Norwich University (Vermont), and is a graduate of the U.S. Army’s Command and General Staff College.
He has provided background material for a number of espionage and intelligence fictional books, and was the main character in a fictionalized novel several years ago. He was one of the subjects of a definitive 60 Minutes Special, as well as a similar BBC documentary concerning transnational and counter-terrorism. He recently co-authored “What Corporate America Needs to Know About Bioterrorism,” in “The Executive’s Desk Book on Corporate Risks and Response for Homeland Security” (National Legal Center for the Public Interest, 2003).