Leadership Solutions


James P. Dale CPP, CFE

Emeritus Faculty, Security Executive Council

Jim was the Director of Global Security for Avery Dennison; the Director of Corporate Security for ConAgra Foods, and the Director of Security & Safety for Inacom Corporation. Jim was also the Security Manager for TAP Pharmaceuticals. Jim was responsible for leading the development of operational risk strategies and solutions to protect employees and global assets with each of these companies. Jim has extensive experience in risk mitigation, investigations, workplace violence prevention, crisis management, product diversion, thefts, and other operational risks.

Prior to entering the private sector, Jim was a career officer and special agent with the U.S. Air Force and the Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI). He served as the commander of a large investigation unit and was chief of counterintelligence for a district headquarters with AFOSI. He is board certified in security management as a Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and a member of ASIS International. He is also a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Mr. Dale is a member of the Greater Omaha Alliance for Business Ethics and sits on the program committee for the Alliance. Jim was previously a member of the International Security Management Association (ISMA) and the U.S. State Department’s Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC).

Jim has served in several capacities with the Omaha chapter of ASIS International and was a founding member of the local chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Jim has been an invited speaker and presented at numerous events and seminars.

Jim has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in Criminal Justice with graduate work towards a Masters in Public Administration. He is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Squadron Officer School and has more than 1600 hours of professional training. Mr. Dale was presented a life saving award in 2004 by the Omaha Fire Department and resides with his wife Jeanne in Bellevue, Nebraska