John Arone joined T&M in 2020 and serves as a Regional Director in the Los Angeles, California office. Prior to T&M, Mr. Arone was the lead for all West Coast security consulting operations at a multinational structural engineering firm, serving as the project manager for security design and assessment projects spanning from Washington State through Southern California. Recent clients include: Government facilities; public transportation infrastructure; educational, religious and cultural institutions; sports and entertainment venues; technology, print and electronic media firms; health care campuses; affordable housing; architecture firms, nonprofits; and high-net-worth individuals.
Mr. Arone was also formerly a Senior Consultant in T&M’s Security Consulting Services division based out of New York City, where he applied his expertise in physical, operational and technical security to identify, assess and mitigate security weaknesses for a range of clients. He conducted multi-phased threat, vulnerability and risk assessments (TVRA) to inform security design, developed and implemented workplace violence prevention programs, and reviewed and assessed executive protection programs for Fortune 500 companies. Throughout his career, Mr. Arone held various other roles within both public service and private security, including positions with the New York City Office of Emergency Management, the United Nations and the New Jersey State Police Office of Information Technology.
Mr. Arone received his Master's Degree in International Security and Middle East Regional Studies from Seton Hall University and his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from West Chester University of Pennsylvania. He is an ASIS International-Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Professional Certified Investigator (PCI) and Physical Security Professional (PSP). He is also an active member in ASIS International, The Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) and the Los Angeles Region of FBI Infragard.