A-T Solutions Inc., an internationally recognized leader in counterterrorism based in Vienna, Va., announced today it has hired Lanny Bernier as executive vice president of its national security group.
“Lanny is a tremendous addition to the A-T Solutions team,” said Dennis Kelly, president and CEO of A-T Solutions. “His expertise in administering integrated intelligence, security and international law enforcement programs across government, military and civilian organizations will be an invaluable asset to our expanding customer engagements and internal operations.”
Bernier has extensive experience in designing, implementing and managing security programs in counterterrorism, federal law enforcement and diplomatic security.
In his most recent position, Bernier was vice president of national security solutions at U.S. Investigations Service (USIS). He also was previously the vice president and chief operating officer of the Homeland Security Corporation in Nashville, Tenn., and the program manager for the Civilian Police Assistance Training Team for USIS in Baghdad. Bernier retired from the U.S. Department of State in 2004 as a member of the Diplomatic Security Service’s Senior Executive Service, where his last posting was director of the Diplomatic Security Service Training Center.
“I'm honored to be joining the A-T Solutions team,” said Bernier. “The company is extremely well-respected globally for its people and expertise in all aspects of counterterrorism, and I look forward to being a part of the critical solutions we bring to customers seeking peace around the world.”
About A-T Solutions
A-T Solutions Inc. is an internationally recognized leader in counterterrorism offering a full spectrum of capabilities in the areas of intelligence, technology, training and operations to combat the ever-changing threat and protect our homeland and allies around the world. Relentless in the fight against terrorism, A-T Solutions subject matter experts know the realities of terrorism and provide the most current, relevant knowledge required to defeat this threat and design dynamic, adaptable solutions to meet customer requirements and resources. A-T Solutions offers unparalleled expertise and support in forensics and biometrics; CBRNE/WMD; IED defeat; special operations support; training; intelligence collection and analysis; critical infrastructure and maritime protection; engineering and technology; and global logistics. Acquired by CI Capital and CoVant in 2008, A-T Solutions supports more than 200 customers in over 40 countries, including the departments of Defense, Homeland Security, Justice and State; the Intelligence Community; allied nations; state and local agencies; and the private sector. Based in the Tysons Corner area of Vienna, Va., A-T Solutions has an operations and training center in Fredericksburg, Va., and additional offices in San Diego, Calif.; Niceville, Fla.; Boise, Idaho; Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.; Ft. Bragg, N.C.; and Virginia Beach, Va. For more information, please visit www.a-tsolutions.com.
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