Ken Trump, MPA, is the President of National School Safety and Security Services. As a father and preK-12 career school safety professional, this is more than a job. It’s a mission. Ken has been making schools safer for more than 30 years.
Ken speaks at national conferences on school security, emergency planning, threat assessment, and violence prevention. He trains and consults with schools to assess security and crisis preparedness. Ken provides litigation consulting and expert witness services, and counsels state and federal lawmakers on school safety policies and crisis response.
Ken is the author, co-author, and/or editor of three books, five book chapters, and more than 450 articles on school safety issues. He is currently a doctoral student at The Johns Hopkins University School of Education where his research focuses on school safety leadership and administrator communications in highly ambiguous and uncertain contexts. [learn more]