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Hector Alvarez, MSpsy/CTM
Mr. Alvarez is a nationally recognized expert in workplace violence prevention, intervention, and response with over 25 years of experience. He holds a BS in Criminal Justice, a MS in Forensic Psychology, and is a Certified Threat Manager™ by the Association of Threat Assessment Professional. His professional career includes serving as a Security Director of one of our nation's most sensitive critical infrastructures, working as a city police officer, a professional security consultant, and having provided litigation support for several mass workplace shootings. Mr. Alvarez understands the challenges individuals and organizations face when addressing threats of workplace violence because he has responded to them. He has personally assessed and/or responded to thousands of potentially violent situations, developed numerous violence prevention programs and trained tens of thousands of employees and managers in the areas of crisis intervention, active shooter response, violence prevention, domestic terrorism, and emergency management.