Christopher R. Wright

Christopher R. Wright, CPP - President
Christopher is President of Alert Security and is a founder of the company and a Certified Protection Professional. Chris has gained security experience and knowledge from his service in the Army as a Military Police Officer and from his employment with private security companies. Chris has been in the industry since 1991 and has progressive security and law enforcement related experience and has a degree and two certificates of achievement in Administration of Justice.

For years the world has recognized a need for competent professionals who can effectively manage complex security issues that threaten people and the assets of corporations, governments, and public and private institutions. As the emphasis on protecting people, property, and information increases, it has strengthened the demand for professional managers. To meet these needs, the ASIS International administers the Certified Protection Professional program.

Nearly 10,000 professionals have earned the designation of CPP™. This group of professionals has demonstrated its competency in the areas of security solutions and best-business practices through an intensive qualification and testing program. As a result, these men and women have been awarded the coveted designation of CPP™, and are recognized as proven leaders in their profession.



Mark Witt
Mark Witt - Senior Vice President Operations
Mark is one of the founders of Alert Security and has been in the industry since 1990 and has experience that he obtained in the military and private security industry. Mark served eight years on active duty in the US Army Infantry as an infantry Squad Leader and two years in the Reserves as an ROTC Instructor. He has experience ranging from Security Officer to Account Manager. Mark is currently responsible for managing all aspects of guard and patrol operations in the region.


Robert Nolan

Robert Nolan – Vice President Operations
Bob has worked in the security industry since 1986. Bob served in the US Army as a military police officer specializing in physical security. After his military tenure, Bob worked as a branch manager for the nation’s largest security company, where he had many accolades and became one of the most respected security professionals in the state of Nevada.


Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams – Scheduling Manager
Matthew is responsible for scheduling, payroll and assists with billing. Matthew started working for Alert in September of 2013 and has held various operation positions in the company to include event management and supervision at various sites. Matthew was an Eagle Scout who is currently attending Portland Community College pursuing a double major in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering.


Jeff Matson
Jeff Matson – Area Manager
Jeff is responsible for overseeing the daily operations in Las Vegas he also assists with operations in Arizona and New Mexico. Jeff honorably served four years on active duty in the United States Navy as a Boatswain's Mate and Master Helmsmen. After his military tenure, Jeff attended college at Western Michigan University. Jeff has a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice, a minor in Sociology, and a minor in Substance Abuse Services.


Andy Seno
Andy Seno – Area Manager
Andy is responsible for overseeing the daily operations in the Seattle Area. Andy has several years of upper management experience and was part owner and CEO of a corporation for eight years. During his time with us, he has worked at many different sites including supervising special events and working as a patrol driver. He is also our DOL certified trainer for Washington State. Andy earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Washington and also received a certification in Web Design from Bellevue College.


Keva Wood

Keva Wood – Business Development Manager
Keva was a business owner for 18+ yrs. in a customer service industry. She has 4+ years security experience where she has worked as a guard a site supervisor an event supervisor and now business development manager. Born in Washington Keva has lived in California and Oregon, deciding to now live in the warmth of Nevada with her fiancée Gary. She has 2 boys that are grown and loves to be outdoors camping, fishing and kayaking.


Debra Drake
Debra Drake – Administrative Assistant
Debra has 20 years of customer service and office administration experience. Debra has a bachelor’s degree in Forest Recreation Resources from Oregon State University and has spent 17 years working closely with the public in recreational settings.


Mary Ebert
Mary Ebert – Receptionist
Mary has over 20 years of experience working as a Professional Administrative Specialist working in many industries. The last 7 years was spent in the Affordable Housing Industry. She started serving in the United States Navy in 1976 as a Yeoman and was Honorable Discharged several years later. In her spare time she is a Volunteer Coach for Fall Bowling with Washington County Special Olympics.


Robert J. Oleson Jr.

Robert J. Oleson Jr. – Business Development Manager
Robert has worked in security off and on since 1999. Robert served in the US Navy as a Mess Specialist on the USS. Abraham Lincoln, an Aircraft Carrier and at Great Lakes Base in the Hospital. After his military tenure, Robert worked as a security officer lead at a Pharmaceutical company. Robert also severed as a Correctional Officer for the State of Florida in a maximum-security institution.


Trennette Castillo

Trennette Castillo – Business Development Manager
Trennette Castillo has 25 years experience in direct Customer Service and outside sales. She has been the owner and operator of 2 different businesses’ in California and Nevada. She attended Academy of Investigation and Security School in Florida and has been in the security industry for seven years. Including education and port security training.
FERPA and TWIC Certified


Toddrick Garley

Toddrick Garley – Business Development Manager
Toddrick Garley has spent 10 years in both customer service and sales. He spent several years doing IT sales and account managing for multiple Fortune 500 companies. Toddrick enjoys servicing clients to help find solutions that achieve and exceed their goals. In his off time he enjoys being active in his local community to help address poverty alleviation and going to sporting events.