Criminal Justice and Security Management Industry Advisory Board Members
Manager III, Loss Prevention
Matthew Trader, M.A., C.P.P. has a dynamic reputation in the Corporate Security/Loss Prevention Professional. He has been in the corporate security business since 1996, and before that had gone through the ranks of the private security field. Mr. Trader received his bachelor's degree from University of Illinois at Springfield in Criminal Justice Administration. He holds a master's degree from Webster University in Organizational Security Management and Business, and in 2008, he received his Certified Protection Professional (CPP) Board certification credentials in security management. In 2011, Mr. Trader completed the Executive Leadership Program at Cornell University. He has taught Criminal Justice, Homeland Security and Information Systems Security at a technical institute as well as Security Management at Saint Louis University. Mr. Trader is also a participating member with Saint Louis University's CJSM Industry Advisory Board, ASIS International, International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators (IAFCI), and Coalition of Law Enforcement and Retail (CLEAR).