San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 1, 2011
Henley-Putnam University is proud to announce Linda Florence, Ph.D. has joined the esteemed and experienced staff as Dean of Strategic Security and Protection Management.
Dr. Florence has over two decades of management experience with Fortune 1000 companies including Sprint, The Venetian Resort Hotel chain, The Royal Bank of Scotland, Fidelity Investments and the First Union National Bank. Throughout her career, Dr. Florence has consulted with organizations to develop project management systems and has streamlined operational processes and security protocols across multiple business platforms. Her work has improved executive organizational strategies allowing workplaces to successfully administer their services. Dr. Florence maintains the professional designation of Certified Protection Professional and is Board Certified in Security Management.
In addition to two decades of senior level, security leadership expertise, Dr. Florence has combined her advanced academic preparation with a passion for teaching and mentoring. Dr. Florence’s 21 years of teaching experience has resulted in a strong commitment to student success.
“To bring aboard a faculty member with such expert knowledge of Strategic Security and Protection Management is truly exciting,” said Jim Killin, Chief Executive Officer for Henley-Putnam University. “We are confident Dr. Florence’s strong leadership skills will play an invaluable role in ensuring Henley-Putnam continues to offer our students the best available education in strategic security.”
As Dean of Strategic Security and Protection Management of Henley-Putnam University, Dr. Florence will evaluate existing policies and programs and develop and implement new modules to ensure that all Henley-Putnam curriculum offerings and faculty offer the greatest value to its student body, during both their coursework and entry into the career world.
Dr. Florence earned her Master’s of Science at the Harold Abel School of Psychology, Capella University and also graduated Magna Cum Laude with a PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology at the same university.
For more information on Henley-Putnam University’s certificate and degree programs, please call admissions at 888.852.8746 or visit http://www.Henley-Putnam.edu.
ABOUT HENLEY-PUTNAM UNIVERSITY
Founded in August 2001, Henley-Putnam University is a leading educational institution specializing in the field of Strategic Security. The University offers accredited online Bachelor and Master of Science Degrees in Intelligence Management, Terrorism and Counterterrorism Studies, and Strategic Security and Protection Management; a Doctoral Degree in Strategic Security; and several certificate programs. Henley-Putnam prepares law enforcement, military, intelligence, and private industry professionals with the networks, skills, and insights to advance in their careers and protect the future. Henley-Putnam University, which is committed to building a student and alumni network that will serve its community, is an accredited member of DETC (http://www.detc.org) and offers 125 courses taught by hands-on faculty members from all branches of the military and law enforcement fields, including the FBI, CIA, DoD, DIA and Secret Service. For more information, visit the Henley-Putnam University website (http://www.Henley-Putnam.edu), e-mail [email protected], or call 888.852.8746.
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