Message from the Chair

June 2024

Hello North Shore ASIS

Please join us for our next chapter meeting June 13 – Wesco Innovation Center – 2301 Patriot Blvd – Glenview – Registration 5 pm Presentation/Dinner 6 pm $20 Cash – $25 Credit Card – Dinner provided – Presentation on:

“Decision Intelligence – Overview of how the market is changing due to current Technology trends”

Our May 9 meeting, featuring Paul Timm, Director of Education Safety at Allegion and a nationally known Keynote Speaker, Author, Podcaster, and School Security Expert with over 25 years of experience was very successful.  Paul’s discussion was enlightening given recent student unrest at High Schools, Colleges and Universities.  His “Stop and Think Drill” approach was unique.  For more school safety information checkout: – and  Thank you, Paul! 

The next Women in Security and NextGen presentation will be on July 25 at the Axis Communications Innovation Center in Chicago.  The topic – Mentoring.  The session will start at 4:30 pm with registration at 4pm.  AXIS is at 8700 Bryn Mawr in Chicago. 

Please register for any of our next meetings  Our 2024 meeting schedule is:

·      July 25 Next Gen/Women in Security at AXIS Communications – 8700 W Bryn Mawr – Chicago
·      August 8 – Sgt. John Sellers, CPP- University of Illinois @ Chicago Police Department speaking

       on Crime Prevention – Hackney’s on Lake Street, Glenview

·      September- No meeting due to GSX
·      October 17- TBD Joint Meeting with Chicago & Milwaukee
·      November 21- Law Enforcement & Security Appreciation Dinner – Hackney’s on Lake Street in

       Glenview. (Sponsorship Opportunities Attached)
·      December 12- TBD – Holiday party

Become a Chapter Volunteer. Contact me with any questions; I know we can find a position that fits your special area of expertise.  As we build the Chapter; we need your help.   The chapter always needs volunteers, please join.

The Law Enforcement & Security Appreciation Dinner will be November 21. Dave Wilson – and Tim Schoolmaster – are co-chairing the event. Please consider becoming a sponsor (see the attached document).  Contact Tim or Dave with any questions.

Attached are two sponsorship opportunities, one for the Chapter and one for the Nov 21 Law Enforcement Security Appreciation Dinner.  Please consider becoming a chapter sponsor (see the attached document).  Thank you to our new Chapter sponsors:

              Thomson-Reuters – Jill Kutilek

              Allied Universal Security – Michael Newberry

              Utility Security Magazine – Carla Housch/Kurt Moreland

              Titan Security

Check out the new chapter web page –  A big thank you to Dave Wilson and an even bigger one to Dave’s daughter Sharon for all their hard work in modernizing the web page.  Speaking of hard work, Sharon has agreed to become the chapters Webmaster/Marketing head.

The chapter has one (1)  FREE ASIS GSX all entry pass available.  Let us know if you want to be considered for it.  This year’s GSX is in Orlando September 23-26. 

Let us know how we can become a better Chapter and fulfill our obligations.

Thank you for helping revitalize North Shore Illinois ASIS.

Steve Siegel

2024 North Shore Illinois Chapter Chairperson


Link to the Appreciation Dinner Sponsorship:

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