Bowditch Consulting provides analysis, strategies, and opinions on Domestic and Homeland Security concerns to a diverse mix of national and international clients.
Consultations services include site security, protection of critical infrastructure and key resources (CI/KR), target hardening, and awareness of current trends.
Lieutenant, Terrorism Early Warning Group, Columbus, Ohio PD
Supervisor of Columbus, Ohio Emergency Management Unit
Graduate of the 202nd Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy
Graduate of National Intelligence Academy
Completed FEMA Professional Development Training
35 Years with Columbus, Ohio Division of Police
Over 100 letters of commendation from citizens and department
Accounted for over $22 Million USD in grants and funds for Columbus PD
Higher Education - Ohio Dominican University and University of Virginia
Current on terrorism trends and Critical Infrastructure/Key Resources (CI/KR) methods.
Grant writing – COPS, COPS AHEAD, COPS MORE, DHS, UASI, HSLEG, Non Profits, and others – over $22 million awarded.
Completed FEMA’s Professional Development Series courses.
Exceptional supervisory annual ratings.
Work History -- Columbus Division of Police
2005 - Present -- Homeland Security Section Lieutenant – Terrorism Early Warning Unit and Emergency Management Unit
2003 -- Business Office – worked two budget cycles
1999 -- Patrol Lieutenant
1996 -- Promoted to Lieutenant – SRB
1995 -- SRB
1991 -- Identification Section – AFIS computer project manager and supervised three shifts
1991 -- Promoted to Sergeant – patrol for few months
1979 -- Organized Crime Bureau – Intelligence Unit, Economic Crime, Surveillance, Major Impact Unit
1978 -- Patrol
1977 -- Academy – placed 14th out of 4,000 applicants
1974 -- Civilian fingerprint technician
Proud graduate of the FBI National Academy.
Ohio Dominican University – Criminal Justice major.
Some graduate level course – University of Virginia, through the FBI NA.
Graduate of National Intelligence Academy.
Numerous terrorism related seminars and courses.