AVP, Regional Security Officer
TD Banknorth N.A, Springfield, Massachusetts
Kirk has been in his current position at TD Banknorth for 7 years, prior to that he was employed as Security Manager for the former SIS Bank in Springfield, Ma. Kirk is a retired U.S. Air Force Security Police Officer; during his 24 years of service he was involved in numerous security operations including Space Shuttle Security, Nuclear Weapons Security, and Personal Security for many distinguished visitors including Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, Dick Cheney, John McCain, Margaret Thatcher, and the Queen of England. In Nov 2001 after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, he was recalled to active duty with the Air Force and deployed to the Afghanistan Area of Operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Kirk has been Board Certified as a Certified Protection Professional by ASIS International, and has been a guest speaker at ASIS International chapter meetings, US Postal Service Identity Theft seminars, The Southeast Cyber Crime Summit, The International Association of Financial Crime Investigators, The Northeast TRIAD Law Enforcement and Elder Affairs Organization, and other community affairs functions.