General Foremens Roundtable 2016

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Registration deadline is November 4.


9 a.m. Security Issues and Awareness
David M. Cullen, President/Founder,
Intelligence Security International (ISI)
Noon Lunch
12:30 p.m. The Effects of Solar Installation on Electric Utilities
ControlPoint Technologies


About the speakers:


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David M. Cullen is the President/Founder Intelligence Security International (ISI). Dave founded ISI in 2009 after 23 years in the risk management/security business. ISI serves Fortune 100 firms, universities and non-profit organizations, and multinational government entities with an extensive slate of services in physical security, technology design, vulnerability assessments, business risk management, training and awareness, as well as, business continuity. Dave began his career in 1986 while working at Digital Equipment Corporation as a co-operative student at Northeastern University. He has held senior management positions at several prestigious companies including Stratus Computer, Lotus Development Corporation, and State Street Bank. His experience encompasses executive and strategic management, operations, corporate investigations, security system design, training, sales, and recruiting. At State Street he directed security for the bank’s worldwide facilities, as well as, its Global Command Center. While at State Street, Dave was selected to attend the ISMA Management Training Program in Washington D.C. He was later tapped to participate in and ultimately lead the Mentoring and Diversity Committee.

Following his tenure at State Street, Dave served as Business Development Manager for Allied Security (Currently Allied Universal Security) selling the very service he once was tasked with managing. He was promoted to District Manager and then to Senior District Manager responsible for a 20+ million dollar super district spanning four states. Dave also managed one of the largest national accounts for Tyco Fire and Safety’s Software House division prior to leaving and becoming a Vice President in TSS International, a retained search firm for Security Executives.

Dave’s professional and volunteer affiliations include the National Speakers Association, ASIS International, where he has held several leadership positions for local chapters and the international organization (Chairman, ARVP, RVP and SRVP). FBI Citizens Academy Graduate 2016, FBI Citizens Academy Alumni, Infraguard, ATAP (Association of Threat Assessment Professionals, The High Technology Crime Investigations Association (HTCIA); International Facilities Management Association (IFMA), and Business Owner Management Association (BOMA), as well as, local community based groups. 

David is part of a Non-Profit Board for the Burlington Youth and Family Services, as well as the Board of Govenors for the Augusta Country Club in Maine. David recently served on the Executive Board for Inner City Weightlifting in Boston. David holds a BA/BS in Criminal Justice from Northeastern University.


Kathy Castro, is the Engineering Manager at ControlPoint Technologies, with 15 years of engineering experience. Kathy is considered an industry leader in in System Planning and Distributed Generation supporting many large utilities throughout the New England and Northeast. Kathy is an active participant and consultant for utilities developing Planning criteria, Protection standards, and Interconnection Requirements for utility customers. Kathy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Graduate Certificate in Power Systems Management from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Kathy is also a member of IEEE - Power Engineering Society.


Michael Wall, is a Principal Electrical Engineer at ControlPoint Technologies in the system planning group.  He has over 40 years of engineering and operations experience.  The majority of Mike’s career has been with Eversource Utilities. His experience encompasses engineering, design, construction, and supervision of distribution, transmission, and electrical generation systems. Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in Massachusetts and is also a member of IEEE.


Adam Houghton, is a Senior Engineering at ControlPoint Technologies in the system planning group, with 5 years of engineering experience. He has experience working with detailed design for complex distribution systems, system studies for various types distributed generation interconnections as well as system area planning analysis. Adam holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. Adam is also a member of IEEE- Power Engineering Society.