As the President and CEO of AT-RISK, Chuck Tobin brings more than 25 years of industry expertise to the organization’s selection of high-quality service offerings. Mr. Tobin has created a strong team of industry professionals with a vast network of resources through his long-standing, well-respected reputation in the security market.
During 2007 and 2008 Mr. Tobin served as the national Director of Security for the Hillary Clinton for President Campaign, securing facilities throughout every state in the nation, as well as managing a variety of direct and indirect threats to the candidate. He has also served as security consultant to a Greek political party and its leader George Papandreou, as well as protected and consulted with several other international political candidates. Mr. Tobin has provided protective and investigative services to clients globally as well as conducting training for transition forces, protection teams, and investigators from Beijing to Washington, DC.
Mr. Tobin is currently the President for the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) and directs the organizations growth and development. Mr. Tobin oversees various ATAP programs to include international education and relationship development, standards development, and organizational resilience. In his previous role as Certification Committee Chair he held the responsibility for the creation of the industry’s first violence risk assessment certification for the association.
Prior to establishing AT-RISK, Mr. Tobin was the Managing Director of Training for Vance International’s Education and Training Team, overseeing all internal and external training programs. His responsibilities included curriculum development and implementation of programs for their uniformed division and executive protection programs.
Previously, Mr. Tobin worked in investigative positions for several firms in California and was also part of the corporate security team for Electronic Data Systems (EDS) on the East and West coasts. He completed numerous assignments including conducting security surveys, investigations, executive protection assignments, and managing uniform security operations and training.