|Dr. Steve Albrecht, PHR, CPP, BCETS
Chief of Training & Threat Assessment
PHR, CPP, BCETS, Chief of Training & Threat Assessment
Dr. Steve Albrecht heads up the risk assessment and training division of Pexis. He is
internationally recognized for his expertise and training experience in workplace
violence prevention, threat assessment, domestic violence, stalking in the workplace,
and high-risk employee behavioral issues.
In 1994, Dr. Albrecht co-wrote "Ticking Bombs: Defusing Violence in the Workplace",
one of the first business books on workplace violence prevention. In addition to his
frequent work as a keynote speaker and conference presenter, he has appeared in the
media over 100 times discussing workplace security and safety issues.
Dr. Albrecht holds B.A. in English, an M.A. in Security Management, and a doctoral
degree in Business Administration (D.B.A). He has been a trainer for over 17 years
and is board certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) by the
Society for Human Resources Management; a Certified Protection Professional (CPP)
by the American Society for Industrial Security; and he is a Diplomate, Board Certified
Expert in Traumatic Stress (BCETS) by the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic
In 1999, Dr. Albrecht retired from the San Diego Police Department, where he worked
as a full-time officer and reserve sergeant since 1984. He worked part-time as an
investigator in the Domestic Violence Unit and handled over 1,500 cases. He has also
received extensive training in Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD).
He is an adjunct professor for the Chapman University Criminal Justice programs and
has served as the National Secretary for the Association of Threat Assessment