James A. DeMeo, M.S. brings extensive security, law enforcement & consulting experience to both the public/private sectors. Mr. DeMeo was recognized by Security Magazine as one of The Most Influential People in Security 2017. Mr. DeMeo is also the author of the bestselling book on family safety & preparedness entitled, "What’s Your Plan? A Step-By-Step Guide to Keep Your Family Safe During Emergency Situations." Mr. DeMeo is a distance learning adjunct instructor for the highly regarded Tulane University School of Professional Advancement-SOPA, where he teaches graduate students about event security and risk management.