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Dr. Erroll G. Southers

Professor of the Practice in National & Homeland Security at University of Southern California; Expert on Counterterrorism, Public Safety, and Homeland Security

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Dr. Erroll G. Southers Biography

Dr. Erroll G. Southers is an internationally recognized expert on counterterrorism, public safety, infrastructure protection, and homeland security. He is is a Professor of the Practice in National & Homeland Security, Director of the Safe Communities Institute (SCI) and Director of Homegrown Violent Extremism Studies in the the Sol Price School of Public Policy. He is also the Director of International Programs in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events (CREATE) at the University of Southern California (USC).

Dr. Southers is the Managing Director for Counter-Terrorism & Infrastructure Protection at TAL Global, an international security consulting firm. There he directs security assessments addressing transportation modalities, stadium venues, and educational and cultural institutions.

Previously, Dr. Southers served as: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Deputy Director in the California Office of Homeland Security; Chief of Homeland Security and Intelligence for the Los Angeles World Airports Police Department (the nation’s largest airport police department); and President Barack Obama’s first nominee for Assistant Secretary of the Transportation Security Administration.

Before this, Dr. Southers was a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and also worked seven years as a police officer with the Santa Monica Police Department. Lecturing at Joint Chiefs of Staff Antiterrorism Seminars and testifying before Congress on homeland security matters, Dr. Southers was recognized in Security Magazine’s Top 25 Most Influential Industry Thought Leaders in the United States and is a recipient of the Earl Warren Outstanding Public Service Award.

He is a Senior Fellow of the UCLA School of Public Affairs and a Visiting Fellow of the International Institute of Counter-Terrorism in Herzliya, Israel. Dr. Southers lectures throughout the world, is a member of the USA Today Board of Contributors, and has been interviewed on CNN, NBC, MSNBC, NPR and a variety of other news programs. He holds Doctoral and Master’s degrees from USC and earned his BA from Brown University.

Dr. Southers has appeared in numerous documentary series and shows. He stars in the Bravo reality TV show "Spy Games," serving as an “assessor” on a panel of judges. He also hosts Price Projection Room, a podcast about film and television featuring conversations with USC scholars and media industry leaders discussing visual storytelling, media literacy, diversity, and the public good.

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Professor of the Practice in National & Homeland Security at University of Southern California; Expert on Counterterrorism, Public Safety, and Homeland Security

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Dr. Erroll G. Southers Biography

Dr. Erroll G. Southers is an internationally recognized expert on counterterrorism, public safety, infrastructure protection, and homeland security. He is is a Professor of the Practice in National & Homeland Security, Director of the Safe Communities Institute (SCI) and Director of Homegrown Violent Extremism Studies in the the Sol Price School of Public Policy. He is also the Director of International Programs in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events (CREATE) at the University of Southern California (USC).

Dr. Southers is the Managing Director for Counter-Terrorism & Infrastructure Protection at TAL Global, an international security consulting firm. There he directs security assessments addressing transportation modalities, stadium venues, and educational and cultural institutions.

Previously, Dr. Southers served as: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Deputy Director in the California Office of Homeland Security; Chief of Homeland Security and Intelligence for the Los Angeles World Airports Police Department (the nation’s largest airport police department); and President Barack Obama’s first nominee for Assistant Secretary of the Transportation Security Administration.

Before this, Dr. Southers was a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and also worked seven years as a police officer with the Santa Monica Police Department. Lecturing at Joint Chiefs of Staff Antiterrorism Seminars and testifying before Congress on homeland security matters, Dr. Southers was recognized in Security Magazine’s Top 25 Most Influential Industry Thought Leaders in the United States and is a recipient of the Earl Warren Outstanding Public Service Award.

He is a Senior Fellow of the UCLA School of Public Affairs and a Visiting Fellow of the International Institute of Counter-Terrorism in Herzliya, Israel. Dr. Southers lectures throughout the world, is a member of the USA Today Board of Contributors, and has been interviewed on CNN, NBC, MSNBC, NPR and a variety of other news programs. He holds Doctoral and Master’s degrees from USC and earned his BA from Brown University.

Dr. Southers has appeared in numerous documentary series and shows. He stars in the Bravo reality TV show "Spy Games," serving as an “assessor” on a panel of judges. He also hosts Price Projection Room, a podcast about film and television featuring conversations with USC scholars and media industry leaders discussing visual storytelling, media literacy, diversity, and the public good.

Dr. Erroll G. Southers Videos

  • Erroll Southers Says Police Should be Guardians, Not Gladiators
  • Counter Terrorism Today - Professor Erroll G. Southers
  • Dr. Erroll Southers Speaks About National Security Challenges at NCLS...

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  • How to book Dr. Erroll G. Southers?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Dr. Erroll G. Southers for both live and virtual events for over 20 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Dr. Erroll G. Southers, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Dr. Erroll G. Southers or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Dr. Erroll G. Southers?

    Booking fees for Dr. Erroll G. Southers, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Dr. Erroll G. Southers, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Dr. Erroll G. Southers?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Dr. Erroll G. Southers for clients worldwide for more than 20 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Dr. Erroll G. Southers for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Dr. Erroll G. Southers or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Dr. Erroll G. Southers or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Dr. Erroll G. Southers is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Dr. Erroll G. Southers for your event is available upon request. Dr. Erroll G. Southers generally travels from Los Angeles, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Marie Harf, Jeffrey McLeod, Admiral Dennis C. Blair, Craig Fugate and Michele Rigby Assad. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Dr. Erroll G. Southers for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Dr. Erroll G. Southers Speaker Videos

  • Erroll Southers Says Police Should be Guardians, Not Gladiators
    Counter Terrorism Today - Professor Erroll G. Southers
  • Dr. Erroll Southers Speaks About National Security Challenges at NCLS 2018
    Erroll G. Southers: USC Price Faculty Bio - YouTube

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

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