Brad Wayland is the owner and operator of Sentry Security Consultants, LLC and has over 30 years in security and law enforcement experience. Prior to his entrance into the civilian sector, he served in the military and was hand-selected to serve as an Air Force Chief of Police and Director of Security for three different military installations ranging in size from 1,200 to over 20,000 personnel. After his retirement from active-duty military service, he worked as the Director of Security in the civilian sector where his security expertise was utilized in both the healthcare and public education arenas. After this foundation of security and law enforcement experience, he formed his own company, Sentry Security Consultants, where he has worked on a variety of different projects to include development of security plans and procedures, design and implementation of security systems, access control systems, and oversight and evaluation of emergency response exercises.
Over the course of his career, Brad has conducted numerous security assessments where he evaluated and recommended improvements with regard to various areas of an organization’s security program to include security plans and procedures, physical security systems, access control systems, personnel security processes, and information security. He has extensive experience in the development of security plans and procedures and has developed comprehensive plans for a variety of organizations in both the government and private sector. Brad is a certified Project Management Professional with the Project Management Institute, a certified security commander and manager with the US Air Force, and a certified on-scene commander for emergency response incidents with the Department of Defense.