Dave Axt has 29-years’ experience in nuclear security, to include: operations, supervision, management, auditing, contingency planning, risk analyses and training. He earned a Master of Science (MSc) in Security & Risk Management from Leicester University, England; and he is Certified in Homeland Security – Level III, American College of Forensic Examiners Institute. Mr. Axt is currently the Sr. Security Projects Manager for Xcel Energy. His previous positions include Fleet Security Training & Protective Strategy Manager and Prairie Island Security Manager. Earlier, Dave Axt served seven years in the U.S. Marine Corps, and then five years as a Security Police Officer at a Department of Energy nuclear weapons facility. Since 2003 Dave Axt has taught several courses with CSP, to include: Synthesizing Literature, Tactical Problem Solving; NIMS for Law Enforcement; Security Risk Management; and Research Methods for Criminal Justice.