About Us

Mike Hefner

  • 2018-Present: CEO, Security Engineers, Inc
  • 2015-2018: President and COO, Recleim LLC
  • 2013-2015: President and CEO, InfraDMS LLC
  • 2009-2013: President and COO / VP Corporate Development, Cornerstone Records Mgt, LLC
  • 2002-2009: VP & GM, Recall Corporation
  • 1999-2002: Operations Manager, General Electric
  • 1994-1999: Infantry Officer, US Army


MBA, Case Western Reserve University | BS, US Military Academy at West Point

Asa Shelton

Chief Financial Officer
  • 2018-Present: Chief Financial Officer, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2012-2018: Controller, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2010-2012: Accounting Manager, Habitat for Humanity, Birmingham
  • 2008-2010: Accounting Manager, Merchants Security Service
  • 2001-2007: Recreation Superintendent, City of Hoover


BS in Education, University of Dayton | MBA University of Phoenix | MSA University of Phoenix

Vanessa Crawford Jones

Vice President, Human Resources
  • 2019-Present: Vice President, Human Resources, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2018-2019: HR Consultant, Tews Company, Apple One, Bogie Enterprises, Inc.
  • 2017-2018: Talent Success/HR Manager, WealthCounsel, LLC.
  • 2007-2017: Sr HR/Business Partner, Insperity
  • 2006-2007: Recruiting/HR Manager, Home Depot Supply
  • 2005-2006: HR Manager, Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • 2003-2005: Recruiter/Compensation & Benefits Administrator, Tews Company, Apple One, Central Florida YMCA
  • 2001-2003: Compensation Analyst, City of Orlando
  • 1997-2001: Sr HR Generalist, Marriott Vacation Club, a division of Marriott International


Bachelors with a concentration in HR from Louisiana State University | Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) designation with World at Work

James Bottom

Vice President, Operations
  • 2017-Present: Vice President, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 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.


University of Alabama at Birmingham

Teresa Stanford

Vice President, Account Management
  • 2019-Present: Vice President, Account Management, Security Engineers, Inc.
  • 2011-2019: 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


University of Alabama