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Instructor Id: 7104630

Richard Morman

Section Chief for the Homeland Security Contingency
Ohio State University Police Division
Columbus, OH


Richard Morman is a thirty two year law enforcement veteran. He has been with The Ohio State University Police Division for 27 years and has served as the Deputy Chief of Police for 9 years.He is board certified in security management as a Certified Protection Professional (CCP) through the American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS).

Mr. Morman has over 25 years of experience in participating, planning and coordinating executive protection details involving United States Presidents, Presidential candidates, visiting foreign heads of state, and numerous other dignitaries. He has also coordinated several Basic Dignitary Protection Schools in addition to developing training curriculum and instructing in the area of Dignitary Protection.Richard has vast special event security planning and management experience including, planning, managing and serving as the Incident Commander for events ranging from collegiate football games with attendance of 105,000 spectators, to other smaller events. He currently serves as the Section Chief for the Homeland Security Contingency for Ohio State University football games. He holds a security clearance and is the Terrorism Liaison Officer for the Ohio State University Police. He also serves on the executive committee for the Central Ohio FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force.

Mr. Morman has presented at National Conferences on the topics of fan behavior and celebratory rioting, large venue security, special event security planning and management, and executive protection. He is considered a subject matter expert in these areas.Richard attended The Ohio State University, graduated from the Police Executive Leadership College, graduated from the 225th session of the FBI National Academy, and holds a certificate in Law Enforcement Education from the University of Virginia.

Mr. Morman is a graduate of the Executive Protection Institute and a member of the Nine Lives Associates. He is a member of the Academy of Security Educators and Trainers.


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