Robert James Millard

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B.S. Criminal Justice Administration seeking position as Regional Security Manager


Chief Security Officer/Manager — Cedar Fair Entertainment, California's Great America — Santa Clara, CA July 2017 - Present

Manage, budget, develop, and lead up to 160 full, part-time, and seasonal employees in both routine security patrol operations and internal/external criminal and administrative investigations. Develop, employ, and evaluate physical security plans, access control, visitor management, a dispatch operations center, Loss Prevention Team, Social Media Team, and emergency response plans. Liaison with LE entities and private sector partners to ensure consistent positive experiences for our guests.

Adjunct Professor — San Jose City College — San Jose, CA Jan. 2017 - Present

Adjunct Professor and Coordinator of the Administration of Justice Program at San Jose City College – San Jose, CA. Designed and implemented curriculum changes for updated student learning outcomes for the Administration of Justice Program. Aided students in the transition to remote learning.

Assistant Deputy Director — NorCal Regional Intelligence Center Fusion Center — San Francisco, CA March 2013 - March 2015

Worked with the 17 member counties in Northern California with local, county, state, and Federal agencies on numerous regional projects (including the NFL's SB50) to identify critical infrastructure weaknesses, augment security, reduce crime, introduce technology, and enhance the relationship between law enforcement and the private sector in the areas of cyber threat identification, evaluation, and investigation., homeland and physical security, disaster preparedness, and counterterrorism.

Police Officer / Investigator / Supervisor / Commander — San Jose Police Department — San Jose, CA April 1989 - Aug. 2016

Experience at all levels and areas of municipal policing from line level to managerial, including 17 years of criminal investigative experience, and eight years as a law enforcement manager. With collateral assignments as a Hostage Negotiator, Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) member, Defensive Tactics Instructor, Critical Incident Stress Debriefing Team Lead, and County Mutual Aid Liaison.


   San Jose State University — Bachelor of Science Criminal Justice Administration — Class of 1997

ASIS — Certified Protection Professional — In Progress

Peace Officer's Standards and Training — Executive Leadership Class 15-2 — 2014

FBI LEEDA — Executive Development Class 83 — 2014

Peace Officer's Standards and Training — Command College Class 51 — 2011

West Point / LAPD Leadership — Class 10-09 — 2010

Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute — Class 142 — 2003

Peace Officer's Standards and Training — Certified Criminal Investigator — 1994

Honors, Awards, Citations, and Skills

Bilingual — Fluent in Spanish

Outstanding Police Duty Award — San Jose Police Department, S.C.C.S.E.T. task force in June of 1999

City Manager's Award - Officer of the Year — City of San Jose, Field Training Unit-Bureau of Field Operations in Feb. of 1998

Employee Recognition Award — San Jose Police Department, Narcotics/Covert Investigations Unit in November of 1996

Outstanding Police Duty Award — San Jose Police Department, Patrol division during May of 1995. Auto Theft Award / Master Auto Theft Awards. California Highway Patrol and CSAA, Recognized on nine occasions from 1992 to 1998.

Certificate of Appreciation — Presented by California Highway Patrol for exceptional achievements in auto theft investigations in 1994

Certificate of Commendation — California Highway Patrol, Awarded for community service in 1992


Available upon request!