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Maritime Security Council
P.O. Box 472627
Charlotte, NC USA
Tel. 704.234.2600
Fax 704.749.2582
Leadership Bios
Gregory Girard - Vice President, Operations

Greg Girard is Vice President of Operations & Communications for the Maritime Security Council.  Mr. Girard has worked in the maritime security industry for the past 10 years, starting as a Senior Technical Writer for a leading maritime security firm. He has conducted port and vessel security reviews, audits and assessments in more than 25 countries.  He has worked as Project Manager on numerous security projects, building multi-terminal security programs, business continuity plans, emergency response plans, security training (awareness, PFSO, CSO, SSO) curriculum, and grant procurement applications.


As Vice President for the MSC, Mr. Girard is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the organization.  He is editor of the Maritime ISAC Alert, an open source report distributed to the membership, and writer and editor for the MSC website and MSC Blog.  He manages membership services and oversees conference and event planning for the organization, including agenda development, sponsorship and delegate recruitment, and materials production. 


Prior to working in the maritime security industry, Mr. Girard spent nearly a decade in the communications field as a writer, editor and publisher.  He is a graduate of Providence College with a Bachelor of Arts in History and the University of Montana with a Master of Arts in Journalism.


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