Los Angeles Citizen's Academy Alumni Association

FBI Los Angeles Citizens Academy Alumni Association

Michael Barry

Michael Barry (2)


Homeland Threat Vectors – Communications – Cyber


Blogger & Speaker: HTV/CIE (Homeland Threat Vectors / Countering Islamic Extremism)

Tweets to Michaels 10,000+ Twitter followers are downloaded in ninety countries.

Attended 2016 FBI LA Citizens Academy

FBI InfraGard ILO (Infrastructure Liaison Officer, sworn)

ILOs are from the private sector acting as a conduit of information exchanged with the public sector in both terrorism and critical infrastructure issues.  Michael is in three Special Interest Groups (SIG): Emergency Communications, Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP), Cyber Security.  Graduate Certificate in Information Security Foundations & Strategy from USC Viterbi School of Engineering Information Sciences Institute.

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Trainer, Weapons of Mass Destruction/Terrorism (WMD/T) — Table Top Exercise Facilitator for Non Government Organizations


SBECS (South Bay Emergency Communications Service Inc.), CEO and co-founder.

SBECS, provides and trains emergency voice and data communications volunteers. SBECS primarily utilizes amateur radio, Social

Media in Emergency Management (#SMEM), Ushahida and other Digital Crowd-mapping software. http://www.sbecs.org/


American Red Cross (ARC)

  • Emergency Communications Response Vehicles (ECRV) —- Driver/Operator National Rapid Response Team (RTT) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ECRV
  • Disaster Action Team (DAT) — Responded to home fires, Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV), Meals on wheels, Client Assistance Card (CAC) Caseworker and CAC Financial & Statistical Information Manager.

Los Angeles County Sheriff s Department (LASD) Disaster Communications Service (DCS)

Los Angeles County Sheriffs District 17;  jurisdiction included most of the Palos Verdes Peninsula and the southwest corner of Los

Angeles County. Utilized 120 Amateur Radio Operators.

  • Disaster Communications Officer (DCO) – T001,   District Training Officer (DTO) – T004

PILOT: Fixed wing, Sea plane, Rotorcraft including Bell Jet Ranger (B-206) and MD-500 D, E.

EDUCATION: College of the Holy Cross, (A.B) Sociology

Tel: (424) 241-2238 Skype: michael.barry90274 Twitter: @SBECSORG @michaelpbarry e-mail: michael90274@gmail.com michael.barry@fbilacaaa.org