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GK9PG recognizes the prominent and rising demand in today’s environment for highly trained and specialized K9 teams alongside complementary technologies. There is a serious concern over threats to our national security across the cargo, commercial, and educational landscape which is best met by our efficient and effective explosive and firearms detection K9 teams and continually advancing screening technologies. Our collaborative networks are led by a team of the most qualified professionals in the world unmatched in experience, training, and credentials in a wide variety of deployment and operational specialties.

Eric Hare

Eric Hare

President &
Chief Executive Officer

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Roland Beason

Roland Beason

Chief Operating Officer

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Herman Haynes

Herman Haynes

Vice President of Learning
and Development & IT

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Chris Daniels

Chris Daniels

Chief Strategy Officer

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F Michael Harrison

F Michael Harrison

Chief Financial Officer

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Kevin Beck

Kevin Beck

Executive VP of
K9 Operations

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Jason Caldwell

Jason Caldwell

Vice President of
Cargo Operations

Jeff Koehl

Jeff Koehl

Executive Vice President
of Customer Experience

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Tim McGann

Tim McGann
Senior Vice President
of Commercial Operations

Rodney Kimbrell

Rodney Kimbrell

Vice President of
Business Development

Sara Hare

Sara Hare

Vice President of
Logistics

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Sam Parks

Vice President of
Human Resources

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Marty Stewart

Marty Stewart

Vice President of
Finance

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Peter Brittin

Peter Brittin

Senior Director of Cargo Policy
& Technology Development

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Dina Bass

Dina Bass

Director of
Cargo Operations

Hillary Hare

Hillary Hare

Director of
Commercial Operations

Scott Reinhardt

Scott Reinhardt

Managing Director of
Global K9 Solutions

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Dr. Dan Caldwell

Dr. Dan Caldwell

Company Veterinarian

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Stewart Mills

Stewart Mills

Director of
Compliance

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Daniel Johnson

K9 & TSA
Compliance

Daniel McAfee

Daniel McAfee

Director of
Kinetic K9 Training

Melissa Jones

Melissa Jones

Director of
Human Resources

Terri Ford

Terri Ford

Controller

Samantha Patterson

Samantha Patteron

Regional Director of
Cargo Operations – West

Charles Shehan

Charles Shehan

Regional Director of
Cargo Operations – Central

Lisa Perry

Lisa Perry

Regional Director of
Cargo Operations – East

Paul Vasquez

Paul Vasquez

Regional K9 Manager
West

Amanda Hall

Amanda Hall

Regional K9 Manager
Northeast

Mike Badarack

Mike Badarack

Regional K9 Manager
South

Terri Rzasa

Terri Rzasa

Regional K9 Manager
South Central

George Gastelum

George Gastelum

Area Manager – LAX

Lance McElroy

Lance McElroy

Area Manager – SEA

Valentino Flores

Valentino Flores

Area Manager – ORD

Chelsie Hale

Chelsie Hale

Area Manager – JFK

Shawna Schaeffer

Shawna Schaeffer

Area Manager – MIA

Bonnie Bassett

Bonnie Bassett

Human Resources
Recruiter

Board of Advisors

Howard Porter

Howard Porter

Chairman & Founder

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Neel Jones Shah

Neel Jones Shah

Advisor

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Doug Brittin

Doug Brittin

Advisor

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