Southern Tier Security Executive Leadership

Our security forces are take the lead from our boots on the ground. Our management team have all been in the trenches at some time also. With an "Whatever it Takes" approach our staff will get it done

Michael P. Schneider


Our co-founder and President, a United States Air Force combat veteran. 

Mr. Schneider’s security background started in 1992, as nineteen-old Airman attending the Air Force Police Academy, in San Antonio Texas. Being stationed overseas in the Pacific Rim and having tours in Saudi Araba and Korea, increased his ability to react quickly and adapt and overcome any challenge placed in his way. After his career in the military a career in management followed using his military training and formal education. 

Michael lives in Olean, New York with his family and two dogs in his spare time he volunteers with Allegany Ambulance Service as an Emergency Medical Technician. As part of his medical training he is a certified Instructor for both the American Red Cross and Hearth Association for CPR/ AED/ FA courses. You may have also seen him on the soccer fields in Western New York, as a High School and United States Soccer Federation Referee and Referee Instructor.  

Jamie L. Rocque

Human Resources
National Sales Manager 

Leads our sales department and is also in charge of our Emergency Medical Services program as an EMT.

She holds a degree in History from Grand Canyon University. She is known for her honesty, integrity and going the extra mile for her customers. She is a noted Historian and public speaker on the Civil War. She resides in Olean with her family and their two dogs.

Michael K. Powell

Operations Manager
New York

Michael has over 30 years in the security industry. A graduate of Cardinal O'Hara High School, and Bryant and Stratton College, Michael is a hands-on visionary whose relentless dedication and persistence to the industry has been tested and proven, making him an effective Area Manager for our Buffalo market.

Starting off as a bouncer in some of Buffalo's most exclusive downtown nightclubs, to uniformed supervisory details with some of the most respected National organizations, in his last position he was an Armed Mobile Response officer and supervisor for the City of Buffalo contracted through Allied Universal
His experience in security public, private, commercial and Industrial advanced him to the ranks of Captain and Security Director for the Hyatt Recency of Buffalo.

Jennifer F. Mogon

Olean, New York

Jennifer: is a guard who also has extensive knowledge in the interworking’s of the back office of the security world. Jen prior to joining our team worked at a local university in the security department. She lives in Olean with her son who is in the delayed entry program of the US Marine Corps.

how to create your own web page

Our Support Team

Our Operations support team members play a major role in our family. Each having their own special qualities that they bring to the table. This team is what makes the whole organization run like clockwork, they do have a "Whatever it takes" approach to the job.

Gary W. Brockman

Sales Representative

Brian S. Teagarden

Operatons Support Supervisor

Olean, New York

Brian is our newest member of our team, he comes from the manufacturing industry with 18 years at his prior position. Where he held the positions of production lead, Vice-President of Ironworkers Local 470 and was a Union Stewart for much of that timeframe.

Brian is committed to training and education of the guards and ensuring they follow safety standards for their protection and the client.

He can be found hiking and enjoying the outdoors when he is not providing 100 % customer satisfaction to our clients, He lives in Olean, NY

Jeremy  R. Hyde

Operations Support Supervisor
Syracuse, New York

Brandie L. Lippert 

Olean, New York

Brandie is an Administrative Assistant with extensive knowledge in Office Management/Bookkeeping. Brandie is coming to us with QuickBooks knowledge and continued training. Brandie, prior to joining our team, worked for a Non-profit Homeless shelter as a bookkeeper. She attended many trainings based on Human Services and Volunteer recruiting. Brandie also attends the Olean Area for Compassion committee meetings. She has also written Grants to help with financial aid for the Homeless Shelter. Brandie studied at Florida Gulf Coast University receiving her Associates Degree in Office Administration/AAMA. Brandie lives in Portville NY with her son and dog and in her spare time Volunteers at the local Homeless Shelter.


Steven Bruce

Client Opererations

Anissa Fisher

Client Operations

Andrew J Giardini



PO Box 1017                    
Olean, New York 14760


Phone: 716.809.8068
Fax: 716.809.8069


Staff log in