Ronald Vasser currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Illinois Security Professionals Association as a Director. He is a former CBS-TV Chicago Emmy Award winning Television Producer & Director with over 43 years of major market broadcasting experience. Over the years he has produced and directed News, Sports, Entertainment programs and commercials. He is a member of the Directors Guild of America (DGA), the National Association of Black Journalist and a past board member of the CBS Minority Employees Association.
He was also an instructor at Columbia College in Chicago for over 15 years. Vasser also spent five years working as a respiratory therapist and a member of the Cardiac Arrest team at some of Chicago’s major hospitals. He also worked in his family owned private investigation and security agency and served with the Illinois National Guard in an Infantry Unit and a Military Police Unit.
He is a retired Captain and officer in charge of the Mounted Operations Division of the Melrose Park Dept. of Public Safety, which serves Melrose Park, Cook County and the State of Illinois. He is certified in ground and mounted search & rescue operations and was also honored with the department’s “2008 Officer of the Year Award” and the “2009 Member of the Year Awards.
Vasser is Director of Special Operations at Full Armor Protection Group, LLC. and a former Vice President of Special Security & Investigations with A.L.E. Security Professional Inc..
The following is a sample of training and certificates received:
Active Shooter: What You Can Do, Mounted Crowd Control And Tactics, Special Events Contingency Planning for Public Safety Agencies, Communications and Information Management, Emergency Operations Centers (EOC)Management and Operations, Hazardous Material (Hazmat) Awareness.
Memberships And Associations:
Illinois Security Professionals Association, Public/private committee of the Illinois Association Of Chiefs Of Police, International Police Association, ASIS International, 100 Club of Chicago, U.S. First Responders Association, Law Enforcement and Emergency Services Video Association.