Welcome, Jim Clark, CPP, Staff Consultant

February 2017 –

Security Risk Management Consultants is pleased to announce that James H. Clark, CPP has joined our team to expand our expertise in security management and as an independent consultant for over 28 years. Jim is nationally recognized for his security vulnerability assessment and forensic testimony services. Prior to joining Security Risk Management Consultants, Jim ran a successful consulting practice in the Cleveland, OH area. Continue Reading

Why do Terrorists Target Colleges and Universities?

There are multiple theories for why campuses are being targeted. SRMC’s higher education experts Paul Denton, MBA MSCS and Rick Amweg, MPA continue their series of articles for Campus Safety Magazine that explore the growing trend of Terrorism on the College campus READ MORE

What does Terrorism look like on a College Campus?

A definition of Terrorism is not as easy to come by as you may think. Defining Terrorism can be as difficult as trying to understand it because there is no universally accepted definition. SRMC’s higher education experts Paul Denton, MBA MSCS and Rick Amweg, MPA weigh in on a series of articles in Campus Safety Magazine that explore the growing trend of Terrorism on the College campus READ MORE

When ISIS Come To Campus

An icon of American higher education was targeted this week with an attack on The Ohio State University Campus. In what is being described as a “terrorist inspired” incident the weapons of choice were a motor vehicle and knife. Exactly as taught in a recent Islamic State group video, SRMC shares our thoughts and insights into this horrific event from staff members Paul Denton, MBA MSCS and Rick Amweg, MPA who have practical feet on the ground experience as experts in Higher Education consulting. READ MORE

Sexual Violence on Campus: Strategies for Prevention

Sexual Violence on Campus: Strategies for Prevention

The CDC has released a new technical assistance document titled, Sexual Violence on Campus: Strategies for Prevention. This document is meant to assist sexual violence prevention practitioners in the planning and implementation of sexual violence prevention strategies on college and university campuses. The document provides actionable steps to strengthen campus sexual violence prevention efforts. The resource also introduces a framework for campus sexual violence prevention efforts that includes five components: comprehensive prevention, audience, infrastructure, partnerships and sustainability, and evaluation. Rick Amweg, one of SRMC’s consultants, participated in the action planning meeting. Read Sexual Violence on Campus: Strategies for Prevention in its entirety.

Welcome Andrea Spires, Executive Assistant

October 2016-

Security Risk Management Consultants announced that Andrea Spires has joined their team to support the organizational growth and workload in the role of Executive Assistant. Andrea brings over ten years of executive and administrative support experience. Andrea will provide all levels of support for the organization’s principals, staff consultants and the Administrative Director. Continue Reading

SRMC Woman-Owned Small Business Certification

SRMC Woman-Owned Small Business Certification

Columbus, OH – SRMC is proud to announce their certification as a Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) by the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (USWCC). The USWCC awards the Women-Owned Small Business certification to help women owned small business become market leaders and advance their growth as suppliers to both government and large corporations in the United States.

The comprehensive and rigorous certification program provided by the USWCC can assist women business owners as they compete for major contracts, and simultaneously provides peace of mind for companies committed to doing business with women-owned enterprises.

“Certification by the USWCC is a benefit both for us and our clients,” said Lynda Buel, Owner and CEO of SRMC. “It adds credibility to SRMC as a company, and assists both our government and private sector clients proceed confidently in their purchasing and procurement efforts.”

Located in Columbus, Ohio, SRMC is a certified, woman-owned, independent security consulting firm that provides strategic and technical security expertise to leading businesses and organizations worldwide. SRMC is proud to serve clients in diverse industries including education, healthcare, corporate, government, retail, architecture & engineering, cultural properties, and more.

Welcome Rick Amweg, Staff Consultant

July 2016-

Security Risk Management Consultants announced that Rick Amweg, MPA has joined their team to expand their expertise in education security and Emergency Management. With over 35 years of experience, Rick has served as the Director of Public Safety Administration and as Assistant Chief of Police with the Department of Public Safety at The Ohio State University, the Director of Campus Safety and Security for the Ohio Board of Regents, and Executive Director for the State of Ohio Center for P-20 Safety and Security. Continue Reading