Stephen (Steve) began his law enforcement career in the United States Secret Service where he received extensive training and operational experience in all aspects of Executive Protection, Physical Security and Undercover Operations. He served in a variety of highly sensitive and varied positions that included conducting major Presidential and High Profile Protective advances, conducted and managed numerous security surveys and reviews for high-security facilities including the White House, and managed numerous complex criminal investigations world-wide.
Steve retired from FDA’s Office in Criminal Investigations in 2010, after serving nearly a decade managing both the Technical Operations and Physical Security branches, which included the procurement, training and deployment of electronic surveillance equipment in support of criminal investigations. He developed and managed the physical security requirements for the agency, serving as the agencies physical security expert. Steve also managed all aspects of new office construction and renovations for all facilities within the agency.