National Sports Safety and Security Conference 2016

National Sports Security Distinguished Leadership Award

Jeff Miller, former SVP/Chief Security Officer, National Football League

Professional of the Year Awards

Ted Metellus, Competitor Group (Road Race/Endurance Events)
Ed Harris, Verizon INDYCAR Series (INDYCAR)
Jay Hackett, Milton Academy (NFHS)
Jennifer Gant, Federal Bureau of Investigation (NCAA)
Kim Boulet, MTS Center (NHL)
Greg Terp, Miami Marlins (MLB)
Scott Anderson, Pinnacle Venue Services (NBA)
Jim Mercurio, San Francisco 49ers (NFL)
Salim Toorabally, Private Security

Facility of Merit Awards

Medtronic Twins Cities Marathon (Road Race/Endurance Events)
Katy Independent School District (NFHS)
Milton Academy (NFHS)
Thornton Academy (NFHS
Michigan Stadium, University of Michigan (NCAA)
McLane Stadium, Baylor University (NCAA)
Lubber Stadium, Grand Valley State University (NCAA)
Carnie Smith Stadium, Pittsburg State University (NCAA)
Yankee Stadium (MLB)
MTS Centre (NHL)
Air Canada Centre (NBA)
Lambeau Field (NFL)

Industry Leader Under 40 Awards

Carly Caulfield, Houston Marathon Committee (Road Race/ Endurance Events)
Andrey Reis, Rio 2016 Olympics (Olympics)
David Ellis, Boise State University (NCAA)
Dan Lolli, Columbus Crew Soccer Club (MLS)
Chad Ludkey, Nashville Predators and Bridgestone Arena (NHL)
Kevin Dooley, Spurs Sports & Entertainment/AT&T Center (NBA)

Golden Eagle Award

Genetec – A Unified Security Solution for Knight’s Stadium

Friends of NCS4 Award

Dane Dodd, Director, Corporate Operations, Command Security Corporation
Andrew Burchfield, Director, Emergency Management, University of Michigan – Division of Public Safety and Security
John King, CSSP, Executive Director of Public Safety, Chief of Police, Boston College
Wade Morehead, Executive Director, Houston Marathon Committee, Inc.
Jeff Steele, Associate Athletic Director, Facilities and Operations, Auburn University

For more information about awards and past recipients, visit NCS4 Recognition Awards