Dr. Marc Siegel

Director, Global Security and Resilience Projects, San Diego State University, Encinitas, CA, USA

Dr. Marc Siegel is President and CEO of M Siegel Associates LLC and Director of Global Security and Resilience Projects, Homeland Security Graduate Program at San Diego State University. He served as the Commissioner heading the ASIS International Global Standards Initiative developing international and national risk management, resilience, security, and supply chain standards. He is an internationally recognized Certified Lead Auditor, Trainer and Skills Assessor for risk, resilience, and security management. At San Diego State University, Dr. Siegel pioneered the concept of applying a systems approach to risk, resilience, and security management for organizations and their supply chains. He works with several multinational companies on supply chain risk management. Dr. Siegel chaired technical committees and working groups for 13 ANSI American National Standards developed for resilience, security, business continuity, risk assessment, supply chain management and the series of standards for private security service providers to demonstrate accountability to business and risk management requirements while meeting legal obligations and respecting human rights. Dr. Siegel served as Chairman of ISO/PC284 developing standards for private security service providers. He is author of Preventing and Managing Violence in Organizations - Workplace Violence, Active Shooters/Assailants, and Targeted Violence, CRC Press, 2018. He is co-author of Organizational Resilience: Managing Risks of Disruptive Events – A Practitioner’s Guide, by James Leflar and Marc Siegel, CRC Press, 2013.