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LPF Announces New Board Members

Friday, April 12, 2019   (0 Comments)
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The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) Announces New Board Members


(Matthews, NC – April 11, 2019) The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) announced the selection of its newest board members to assist in governing and providing strategic direction for the Foundation at its recent board meeting.

Elected to the Board of Directors was:

Sue Read, LPC

Director EHS and Loss Prevention


Kathleen Smith

Vice President Asset Protection


"We are thrilled to have Sue and Kathleen join us on the Loss Prevention Foundation Board. We welcome their leadership and diverse loss prevention backgrounds to assist in the Foundation’s mission of education,” said Terry Sullivan, LPC, President of LPF.

“The Loss Prevention Foundation Board is comprised of many great leaders in the industry. We welcome Kathleen and Sue as dynamic thought leaders who will continue to grow our Board with their skill sets,” said Frank Johns, LPC, chairman of The Loss Prevention Foundation. “With the goal of education and certifying Loss Prevention executives through the LPC and LPQ certification programs, the Foundation strives to help elevate the Loss Prevention professional as a leader in the retail industry. By expanding our Board with leaders like Sue and Kathleen we will gain more diverse thought to achieve that goal.”

The LPF also held re-elections at the meeting. Re-elected to another three-year term on the Board of Directors are:

  • Steve Hyle, LPC – Vice President, Director of National Accounts, AFA Protective Systems, Inc.
  • Paul Jones, LPC – Director Asset Protection – Risk Management, CKE Restaurants, Inc. 
  • Lisa LaBruno – Executive Vice President Retail Operations, RILA
  • David Lund, LPC – Vice President of Loss Prevention, Dick’s Sporting Goods
  • Bill Napier, LPC – President, Napier Consulting LLC
  • Allan Watters, LPC – SVP Asset Protection, Stage Stores, Inc

For a complete list of the Loss Prevention Foundation Board Members visit our site: LPF Board of Directors

About The Loss Prevention Foundation:

The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) is a not-for-profit 501 c (6) organization founded in 2006, by industry leading professionals to serve the loss prevention /asset protection industry.  An international leader in educating and certifying loss prevention and asset protection professionals, LPF is responsible for administering the industry’s only internationally sanctioned LP credentials: LPQualified (LPQ) and LPCertified (LPC). With 24/7 online educational resources and a professional membership program, the LPF is able to educate the industry like no other organization of its kind, in the world.  LPF is also focused on driving more talent to the industry from colleges, universities, military and law enforcement through its Academic Retail Partnership Program and its Hire A Vet Program. For more information, visit

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