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Chief Security Officer

The Chief Security Office oversees all aspects of security to include: law enforcement protective service operations, personnel security, physical security, and insider threat activities. The office develops and manages full spectrum safety and emergency preparedness programs to include continuity of operations plans (COOP), occupant emergency plans (OEP), and the administration of the Commissionís occupational safety and health (OSH) programs. The CSO also provides Commission-wide oversight, guidance, coordination, and advocacy for national security information related activities and facilities. Finally, the office is responsible for continuously evaluating and modifying its security, safety, and intelligence programs to ensure their effectiveness, compliance with government regulations, and coordination with local, state, federal and private partners.

The organization led by the Chief Security Officer consists of the following Divisions and Staffs:

  • » Intelligence Coordination
  • » Mission Integrity
  • » Protective Operations