Security Industry Association Public Safety Working Group and the ASIS Security Applied Science Council
With thirty years of security industry experience, Steve Surfaro is Chairman of both the Security Industry Association Public Safety Working Group and the ASIS Security Applied Sciences Council. He is also Standards Team Leader for the DHS Video Quality in Public Safety Group. Steve is published in a wide range of security publications and delivers an average of 100 industry-accredited sessions each year. He is author and contributor of the Digital Video Handbook, a DHS S+T publication. Steve recently received the Roy N. Bordes Council Member Award of Excellence from ASIS International. He was also recently honored by BICSI by receiving the Harry J. Pfister Award for Excellence in the Telecommunications Industry recognizing lifetime achievement, sponsored by the University of South Florida, College of Engineering. Steve is a member of the Security Industry Association’s (SIA) Marketing & Membership Working Committee. He received his Bachelor of Engineering from The Cooper Union in New York City. He lives in Phoenix, is an avid photographer and periodically volunteers at local charter schools instructing on technology trends.