Board of Directors & Staff

INSSA’s Board of Directors reflects the importance of a network for and by NGO security professionals. All Board Members work for or have worked for or with humanitarian and development organizations. The Board consists of professionals from humanitarian organisations, the corporate sector and independent security networks. All Board Members are voluntary members, who donate their time, commitment and passion for INSSA's mission to unite and professionalize NGO safety and security risk management.

Board Officers & Executive Committee


Michael O'Neill, Chair
President & CEO O’Neill Paragon Solutions | USA

Jim LeBlanc, Vice Chair
Founder JLI Advisors | Canada/USA

Marieke van Weerden, Secretary
Director of Safety and Security Catholic Relief Services | The Netherlands

Thomas Roberson, Treasurer
Security Consultant Concentric Advisors | USA

Board Members


Amaury T. Cooper
Deputy Director, Global Security Global Communities | USA

Dominic Crowley
Emergency Director Concern Worldwide | Ireland

Joe Gleason
Director, Risk Management Services AHT Insurance | USA

Emma Harrison
Chief Executive, IMIX | United Kingdom

Rafael Khusnutdinov
Senior Director, Global Safety and Security Save the Children | USA

Monica O'Neill
CEO, ENSO Advisors, LLC | USA

Norman D. Sheehan
Independent Humanitarian Consultant | USA