Lisa Pryse, CHPA, CPP

Lisa Pryse is 2012 president-elect of the International Association for Healthcare Security & Safety (IAHSS). She currently serves as the Division President of Healthcare and Chief of Company Police with Old Dominion Security in Richmond, Virginia. Prior to this position, Lisa was the system Chief of Police and Public Safety for Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Va. Before moving to the Virginia area, Lisa served as the Campus Police and Public Safety Chief for WakeMed Health and Hospitals in Raleigh, N.C., for more than 18 years. She also served as the Director of Protective Services at Rex Healthcare in Raleigh, N.C., for 5 years. She began her law enforcement career with the City of Raleigh Police Department. Her professional experience includes administrative responsibility for: university and hospital campus police and environment of care safety programs, emergency communications centers, local and regional disaster and incident command planning, transportation services, food and nutrition services, and data processing. She is a Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and a Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator (CHPA). In addition to her role with IAHSS, she serves on the ASIS International Healthcare Council.