On 4/28/2020 Soraya Correa Chief Procurement Officer and Senior Procurement Executive U.S. Department Of Homeland Security ( DHS) holds a Very Informative FPS Guard Services Industry Webinar in regards to PSO's Nationwide. During this very important meeting a number of discussions took place in regards to PSO's safety measures being taken to protect our Protective Security Officers PSO's from around the country. There is was much discussion on the CARES ACT. The webinar was attended by Federal Protective Service (FPS) Director Eric Patterson as well as Jaclyn Rubino Executive Director, Strategic Programs Division Office of the Chief Procurement Officer Department of Homeland Security, Dan O’Sullivan Director, Federal Protective Service Acquisitions Division. Fifty eight (58) participants participated in this webinar including Paragon President Les Kaciban. The Law Enforcement Officers Security Unions LEOSU / LEOSU-DC, LEOS-PBA was the only security union invited to participate in this webinar.
LEOS-PBA Executive Director Steve Maritas, noted "that he was very pleased that Soraya Correa Chief Procurement Officer and Senior Procurement Executive U.S. Department Of Homeland Security ( DHS) has recognized our union LEOSU / LEOSU-DC, LEOS-PBA as being the one union selected to represent law enforcement & protective security officers PSO's nationwide". "We will continue to work very closely with Soraya Correa and her team to ensure all safety measures are taken and said security contracts receive the necessary funds under the CARES ACT so that there is no loss of pay to our members".
This Thursday we have been invited once again to attend another industry webinar hosted by Soraya Correa Chief Procurement Officer and Senior Procurement Executive U.S. Department Of Homeland Security ( DHS).