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9844 Business Way
Manassas, VA 20110
Toll Free: 866.930.1836
Phenix City, AL
JAMES M. WILLIS M.Sc, CMAS, CHS-I
Mr. Willis, president of InDev Specialists, Inc. and its
security division InDev Tactical, is an engineer, development specialist, and
security expert. He has 40 years technical and professional experience in
electric power, international development, and security. Mr. Willis is a
credentialed homeland security and antiterrorism expert with expertise in
counterterrorism, planning, training, and security operations. He has been an
advisor to senior government officials and dignitaries, business leaders and
executives, and military leaders.
Conflict & Post Conflict Operations, Crisis & Disaster Response: Mr.
Willis has extensive experience in conflict/post-conflict field operations,
reconnaissance, situational assessments, and damage control. He is an expert in
recovery operations and restoration procedures. He has worked in more than 37
countries for clients including the USDOD, USAID, WB, UNDP, and ADB. He has
participated in conflict and post-conflict operations in Cambodia, Ethiopia and
South Sudan, and disaster recovery and reconstruction in El Salvador,
Guatemala, Haiti, the Philippines, and the U.S.
Security Operations: Mr. Willis leads InDevís security operations in the
US and abroad. He is InDevís Theater Operations Manager in Afghanistan and is
responsible for static and dynamic security guard operations, PSD teams,
route/convoy security, intelligence monitoring, situational analysis, site
assessments, planning and implementation. His work has carried him throughout
Afghanistan including Kabul, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Logar, and Sar-I-Pul.
Capacity Building, Training, and Public Relations: Mr. Wills has
provided training and capacity building on every continent but Antarctica. He
is a subject matter expert for media, has managed public relations campaigns
and corporate response to crisis management situations in dozens of countries.
Education: Mr. Willis has a
Masters of Science (MSc) in International Development and Security
Bachelors of Science (BS) in Electrical Engineering
Certifications: Mr. Willis is a certified anti-terrorism expert with
Homeland Security (CHS-I) from the American Board of Certification in Homeland
Certified Master Antiterrorism Specialist (CMAS) by the Anti-Terrorism
Mr. Willis believes in continual training and educational growth, he has over
20 certifications achievement certificates relating to security and