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Wednesday, 25 April, 2018

ATSC ANNOUNCES NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF SPECIAL PROGRAMS MICHAEL FISHER

ATSC ANNOUNCES NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF SPECIAL PROGRAMS

MICHAEL FISHER

 

Advanced Technology Systems Company (ATSC), is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Fisher, the former Chief of the United States Border Patrol within DHS, as the new Vice President of Special Programs.

Michael brings a wealth of knowledge and operational expertise to assist with our growth with our growth toward DHS and CBP opportunities specifically in the area of Border/Maritime Surveillance Solutions & Tunnel Detection.  .

Michael Fisher served as Chief of the United States Border Patrol in Washington D.C. for six years, overseeing approximately 25,000 personnel and managing a $3.5B budget.  During his tenure as the Chief, he led a team and developed a comprehensive national border security strategy to include an operational implementation plan.  He frequently advised members of congress, the national security staff, and engaged with industry to explain the new direction of the Border Patrol and their role in the national security mission space.

 

During the transition to the Department of Homeland Security in March 2003, Fisher was appointed Deputy Director for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Anti-Terrorism in Washington, DC, where he staffed and directed the office during periods of increased threats and served as the CBP liaison to the inter-agency intelligence community for anti-terrorist planning and operational coordination.

 

Fisher has almost 30 years of distinguished Federal Service.  Upon his retirement he was one of the longest serving Chiefs in the history of the U.S. Border Patrol.

 

Announced

Habib Debs,

ATSC, Chairman, & CEO

 




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