Reginald Montgomery – Chair
Reginald “Reggie” Montgomery is a legend among investigative professionals. Following retirement from law enforcement in 1979, Reggie became a licensed private investigator, specializing in corporate asset protection and criminal defense investigations with almost 40 years of related experience. Reginald has an extensive expertise in the security and investigations fields.
Mr. Montgomery is directly responsible for the recovery of tens of BILLIONS of dollars of lost, stolen, or misappropriated assets for Fortune 100 companies.
He is a certified polygraphist, protection professional, physical security professional, legal investigator, fraud examiner, security trainer, and international investigator; and Board Certified Professional Investigator, Personal Protection Specialist, and Board Accredited Investigator.
Reggie has served as vice-chair for ASIS International’s Standing Investigations Council and as the chairman of the Northern New Jersey Chapter. He is a life member and past assistant national director for the National Association of Legal Investigators, a life member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and World Association of Detectives. Mr. Montgomery served as a board member and Vice President for the Council of International Investigators and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Intellenet as well as the Florida Association of Private Investigators. Reggie also served as president of New Jersey Licensed Private Investigators Association from June 1996 to June 2000, and has been named to the Certification Board of The United States Association of Professional Investigators. Mr. Montgomery also currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Accredited Investigators Certification program.
Reggie has worked as an adjunct professor at New Jersey City State University. Mr. Montgomery was named as the National Association of Investigative Specialists SPEAKER OF THE YEAR FOR 2006-2007. He has given hundreds of speeches to national and international associations on a number of investigative subjects ranging from product diversion and protecting intellectual property to workplace violence investigations. He is best known for his interview and polygraph workshops. Reggie was featured in Tokyo as the Keynote Speaker at the World Association of Detectives conference.
Reggie has been certified by numerous courts as an expert in virtually every aspect of criminal defense, corporate security, and investigative related matters. Reggie has appeared on dozens of network television programs as a polygraph and investigative expert.
Mr. Montgomery is the Editor and contributing author of “Corporate Investigations” First and Second Editions. Additionally, he is a contributing author to “Advanced Forensic Criminal Defense Investigations”, “Basic Private Investigations”, “Advanced Private Investigations”, and “A Manual of Private Investigative Techniques”.