Stevan P. Layne, CPP, CIPM, CIPI is a nationally recognized leader in security management, loss prevention, emergency preparedness, violence prevention and litigation avoidance. Mr. Layne is a Certified Protection Professional and Certified Institutional Protection Manager and Instructor. He is the President of the International Foundation for Cultural Property Protection, President & Principal of Layne Consultants International, and Founding Director of The Protection Alliance. Steve has served as a U.S. Army Military Police Captain, Police Chief, Public Safety Director, and Security Director. Steve is an active member, council member, and regular presenter for ASIS International and several regional, national, and international trade associations. His recommendations set the standards for best practices in security, safety, and emergency preparedness.
Mr. Layne has provided protection planning, risk assessment, and training for hundreds of private and public organizations across the U.S. and abroad. Steve is a leading presenter and keynote speaker at over 50 national conferences and business symposiums annually. He is the author of the Business Survival Guide, various industry publications, and numerous articles for media outlets and trade journals. He regularly contributes to national publications such as Security Management Magazine, the L.A. Times, and the Wall Street Journal. Steve is a graduate of the FBI's Police Management Program, the U.S. Army's Infantry Officer Candidate School, and Career Officer Military Police School.
Mr. Layne provides exceptional seminar and workshop experiences for audiences throughout the world. His professional multi-media presentations include excellent handout material and lively audience interaction. Mr. Layne is a popular presenter who informs audiences with his unique style and dynamic presentations. He emphasizes audience participation, role-playing, and practical problem solving, using an entertaining but professional approach. Attendees enjoy more, retain more, and keep asking for repeat performances, year after year.
Mr. Layne resides in Nokomis, Florida and Denver, Colorado