Doug brings over 38 years of experience to the position, which has included senior roles in the transport and logistics industry as well as in government. Doug currently serves as the Executive Director of Operations at his alma mater the University of Denver’s University College – Denver Transportation Institute (DTI).
During a long career in the transportation industry, Doug held executive level sales, marketing and operational positions with leading companies throughout the industry. In 2013 he was appointed as the Secretary General of The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA). Prior to his over three years as the TIACA Secretary General; Doug was the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Director of the Air Cargo Division.
In May 2010, he was promoted to Division Director, Air Cargo at TSA headquarters in Arlington, VA, where his expanded responsibilities included all-cargo carrier programs, development of risk-based security programs, and management of the Division’s $122 million annual budget.
In 2007, he joined the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) as Air Cargo Manager, where he was responsible for the development of the Certified Cargo Screening Program, as well as policy, forwarder programs, and screening technology development.