Jerry Balcom, Director of Safety & Security
...Jerry BalcomMay 1, 2002 - Evergreen Teleservices, Inc. announces the appointment of Jerome K. Balcom as Director of Safety and Security.Mr. Balcom has extensive experience in Critical Incident Management, Business Continuation Planning and Crisis Recovery Solutions. Prior to joining Evergreen, Mr. Balcom developed proficiency in safety and security management during a 28 year career in the New York State Courts system.He has held increasingly more responsible command positions with additionally assigned relevant duties of Bomb Incident Coordinator, Critical Incident Manager and Evacuations Supervisor, most recently for the State Supreme, County and Surrogate Courts in the Ninth Judicial District.His
resume features extensive experience in emergency preparedness, disaster prevention and crisis recovery. Jerry Balcom is a United States Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam war, graduated Summa Cum Laude from the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City and earned a Masters Degree from Long Island University.He
has completed post graduate specialized coursework at the Institute for Court Management
as well as numerous professional, law enforcement and security courses. Throughout his career, Mr. Balcom received appointments to serve on organizational and governmental committees, Task Forces and the highly regarded New York State Governor's Commission for the Prevention of Domestic Violence. Mr. Balcom
has stated that among the very special highlights of his
career is the 18 years of adjunct lecturing at the New York State Court Officers Training Academy
has instructed recruits, sergeants and other Peace Officer groups in topics such as Family Conflict Resolution, Domestic Violence, and Critical Incident Management. During off-duty time, Jerry has held operational and consulting positions with Casse Security Systems, TJM Security Consultants and Badge & Barrister, Inc. Mr. Balcom
has an expansive history of volunteerism and holds memberships in US Marine Corps
, veterans, and civic organizations.He
is the recipient of numerous awards, medals and commendations for his
professional performance and public service over the years. Mr. Balcom will report directly to the President of Evergreen Teleservices.
In this assignment he
will have responsibility for regulatory compliance audits and implementation of Privacy, Safety, Security and Business Continuation Plans for all Evergreen locations.