Dr. Mitch Javidi is an Adjunct Professor at NC State University and the founder of the International Academy of Public Safety Inc. with over 30 years of practical and hands-on business experience in diverse industries including Academia, Automotive, Banking, Insurance, Law Enforcement, Government, Logistics, Manufacturing, Military, Oil & Chemical, Pharma, Procurement, Retail, Supply Chain, and Technology. As a globally recognized leader, Mitch has trained at the Joint Special Operations Command “JSOC” and the US Army Special Operations Command “USASOC.” He was awarded the honorary member of the United States Army Special Operations Command in 1999. He is a member of the “Academy of Outstanding Teachers and Scholars” at NC State University and the Distinguished 2004 Alumni of the University of Oklahoma. Mitch has published over 100 articles and presented over 890 presentations worldwide. Mitch was the recipient of prestigious “Person of the Year” award by the National Society of Accountants.