Security & Training Solutions Experience

Jonathan Lacey, Principal

Jonathan served as a Special Agent in the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for over 21 years. He is experienced in active shooter response, hostage negotiation, crisis management, mobile surveillance, firearms, undercover operations, and public corruption. His last position in the FBI was as the Crisis Manager, Training Coordinator and Active Shooter Coordinator for the FBI’s Buffalo Division.

He is a West Point graduate and former Field Artillery officer in the U.S. Army. Jonathan also understands business, having worked as an award-winning sales representative for Pfizer, Inc. and as a Sr. Manager of Sales and Customer Service and Sr. Product Manager for Advanced Energy, Inc.

After retiring from the FBI in March of 2018, Jonathan formed STS to give businesses, community organizations and families the key skills needed to deter and survive active shooter and other similar attacks, as well as to improve their overall physical security posture.

Richard Farwell, Senior Security Consultant

Richard brings over 40 years of federal law enforcement experience and expertise to his work. His service includes substantial experience as a Special Agent with the United States Secret Service (USSS), where he was assigned to protective and investigative responsibilities, the elite Counter Assault Team, and as a Supervisory Special Agent at the USSS Training Academy. Dick also served as a Supervisory Federal Air Marshal, Deputy Chief of Staff – Office of the Director, and as Assistant Federal Security Director of the Buffalo Niagara International Airport following the attacks on September 11, 2001.