About Us

Don Bottom

CEO
  • 2005-Present: Chairman/C.E.O., Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 1994-2005: President/C.E.O., Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 1991-1993: Investment Banker and Consultant
  • 1978-1990: Group Vice President, Figgie International
  • 1965-1977: Regional Manager, Pinkerton’s, Inc.

Education

Rutgers University

Tim Halfman

COO & Executive President
  • 2005-Present: President, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 1997-2005: Vice President, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 1969-1996: United States Secret Service
  • 1995-1996: Asst. Special Agent in Charge, Chicago, IL
  • 1985-1995: Asst. Special Agent in Charge, Birmingham, AL
  • 1982-1985: Asst. Special Agent in Charge, Intelligence Division, Washington DC

Education

Indiana University

Gary Sexton

CFO
  • 2012-Present: CPA, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2011-2012: Controller at Willow House, Inc.
  • 2007-2011: Director of Accounting, Jackson Hospitality Services
  • 2006-2007: Controller, CB Richard Ellis

Education

Birmingham Southern

Teresa Stanford

Vice President
  • 2011 – Present:¬†Vice President, Growth & Contracts, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2010 – 2011:¬†Assistant Vice President, Contract Mgt & Marketing, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 1999 – 2010: Business Development/Marketing Manager – Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 1992 – 1998: Senior Security Consultant – Weiser Security Services, Inc.
  • 1990 – 1992: Sales Coordinator for Atlanta Regional Office – American United Life Insurance Company
  • 1978 – 1989: Director of Outdoor Programs and Facilities – Girl Scouts of USA

Education

University of Alabama

James Bottom

Vice President
  • 2017-Present: Vice President, Security Engineers, Inc., ICA
  • 2012-2016: Director of Client Relations, VP & General Manager of ICA, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2010-2012: Director of Client Relations, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2006-2010: Manager of Client Relations, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2005-2006: Assistant Manager, Quality Assurance, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 1999-2004: CAP Patrol Supervisor, Security Engineers, Inc.

Education

University of Alabama at Birmingham