Intelligence-led security is essential for effectively managing risk in a complex threat environment. Our background in national security enables us to leverage cutting edge intelligence methodologies to improve our clients’ ability to detect threats and manage risk.

Concentric also offers consulting services that facilitate strategic change in organizations. We do this through a robust program audit process that incorporates stakeholder input, assesses current security policies and procedures, and offers development plans for clients.

Concentric discreetly protects the private, commercial, and philanthropic interests of clients across the world. Our method is holistic, linking the physical and digital realms in a comprehensive range of services to protect people and assets at home or abroad.

We offer secure transport, executive protection, threat assessment, intelligence monitoring, and travel advance and pre-advance services. We specialize in securing high-profile people and events anywhere in the world.

Concentric is the only security company that seamlessly protects the individual in both the physical and digital arenas. We help our clients secure their identities, privacy, intellectual property, and media footprint. We provide 24/7 live threat monitoring and mobile device protection through our partner Rubica to mitigate cyber risk.

In our experience, some of the world’s most intractable philanthropic challenges can be unlocked by resolving security concerns and mitigating risk. We are inspired by the philanthropy of our clients, and working with them is our company’s way of contributing to a better world. For select risk-based causes, we offer our services without cost.

Concentric staff offer a wealth of experience having previously worked with government entities such as Scotland Yard, CIA, USAID, US Army Special Forces, ODNI, the World Bank, US Department of State; as well as corporate entities and non-profit organizations such as RAND, CyberPoint, Bechtel, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. We bring a unique mix/combination of skills and problem-solving experience to our client engagements.

Concentric has an experienced in-house team of security professionals
who work with the best international security resources to provide unrivaled global coverage

Roderick Jones

Chairman of the Board

After leading Concentric as CEO for seven years, Roderick now directs Concentric’s board. He leads our sister company Rubica as CEO.

Paul Florence


Paul became CEO in 2017 after establishing and leading Concentric’s Strategy and Intelligence practice since 2009. He has specialized expertise in strategic planning and complex global event management.

Jeff Baker

Executive Vice-President

Jeff oversees Executive Protection, Due Diligence/Investigations and Physical Security projects. From his time with the United States Government and with Concentric, he has developed considerable experience managing complex operations domestically and internationally.

Lianne Kennedy-Boudali

Vice President
Strategy and Intelligence

Lianne leads the Strategy and Intelligence team, leveraging her background in national and international security to mitigate risk, assess threats, and improve security operations for clients.

Laurie Cansler


Laurie leads Concentric’s business and finance operations. Combining broad expertise from a variety of prior executive leadership roles, she has a proven track record of creating strong teams and accelerating business value.

Katie Harris

Vice President

Blending together a background in communications and stakeholder engagement, Katie heads up Concentric’s Staffing services side of the business, focusing on both the employee and partner experience.

Jenni Diaz

Vice President
Security & Investigations

Jenni directs Concentric’s domestic and worldwide security operations. She believes security should be tailored and she masterly weaves Concentric’s web of products into a unique and effective client-focused security solution.

Christian Moore

Director, Special Projects

Christian leads some of Concentric’s more unusual work – like rainforest protection in Central America, vaccinator access in Somalia and intel operations in other complex environments.

Philip Medwid

Manager, Protective Operations

Philip has extensive operational experience both in the United States and overseas. Philip is responsible for direct supervision and support of mobile protection teams, as well as the planning, coordination, and execution of protective operations globally.

Sam Stuckey

Protective Services Agent

Sam provides operational support for Executive Protection and Physical Security projects both domestically and abroad. He is a veteran of the US military and a nationally registered Emergency Medical Technician.

Jonathan Aluise

Protective Services Agent

Jonathan provides intelligence-centric security and risk management solutions as part of the Security Operations team. His background in strategic intelligence, wilderness medicine, and protection operations provides a high degree of flexibility and ingenuity to his work.

Jessica Klein

Risk & Intelligence Analyst

Jessica provides strategic intelligence, risk assessments, and threat analysis. She leverages her prior experience at the US Departments of State and Homeland Security to support a wide range of client needs.

Lauren Hoy

Intelligence Analyst

Lauren provides strategic intelligence and threat analysis to our clients. Lauren brings a strong analytical background from previous stints at Deloitte and US Department of State.

Max Anderson

Manager, Investigations and Analysis

Max has an extensive background in investigations, protective intelligence, and operations. He previously served in the US Army.

Asiyah Iqbal

Senior Security Operations Coordinator

Asiyah manages protective operations and travel support for Concentric clients and conducts investigations and due diligence.

Steven Guo

Director, Finance

As part of the business and finance operations team at Concentric, Steven manages FP&A and various process improvement initiatives.

Shelly Macias


Shelly overseas the Accounting operations of the company including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and tax compliance.

Valerie Hopper

Senior Accountant

Valerie supports all accounting functions, including general ledger (GL) tasks, accounts payable, banking, and other compliance and reporting items.

Kaitlyn Reddick

Senior Accountant

Kaitlyn is responsible for payroll, invoicing, and month end close procedures. She brings a passion for process and quality improvement to the Accounting and Finance team.