Eric Kready

United States Army Military Police Officer (Retired), joined ASIS in 2012, and achieved CPP certification in 2014. Since retiring from Active Duty, serves in Operational and Intelligence duties at FreightWatch International. Responsibilities include / included management of 70+ field personnel for customers throughout the U.S. and Canada, including implementation and oversight of day-to-day operations of cargo security and supply chain visibility programs; manager and primary consultant for Security Assessments (SAs) across North America and thought-leader in Supply Chain Security Intelligence (SCSI) at national cargo theft collaborations; and management of FWI Supply Chain Intelligence Center (SCIC) supporting North American logistics operations and global intelligence liaison initiatives.


Lisa Gutierrez

With a strong knowledge in Electronic Security, Lisa has been responsible for multi-million dollar budgets. She has experience in all aspects of Electronic Security. Lisa has lead teams from ten to eighty. Lisa is consistently taking on new challenges to learn as the industry changes. Lisa is passionate about electronic security and ensuring her clients and their employees are kept secure. Lisa joined Diebold in 2014 as a Senior National Account Manager. Recently Lisa has started the Women in Security group with the Austin chapter of ASIS. The mission of Women in Security is to provide support and assistance to women in the security field, as well as inspire those interested in entering the profession..



Robert Rangel

Joined ASIS in 1995. Employed at AMD for 23 years, currently functions as Global Security Manager, Business Systems. Responsible for enterprise deployment of PACS, Video Systems, Visitor Management, Identification Services, Radio Communication Systems and Third Party Applications. Most enjoyable part of job is Database Administration, programming and deploying cutting edge technology solutions.




Employed as Assistant Personnel Security Team Leader, with the Department of Army for 6 years.  Serves as a Senior Security Specialist supporting Fort Hood Garrison security operations responsible for ensuring Soldiers are in compliance to receive and maintain classified security clearances.

Captain in the United States Army Reserves. Serves as an Intelligence Officer for Detachment 8, 3100 Strategic Intelligence Group directly supporting the Defense Intelligence Agency in Washington D.C.  Participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom.     

Earned Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication from Rockhurst University and a Master’s Degree in InformationTechnology from Webster University.