Bowditch Consulting provides analysis, strategies, and opinions on Domestic and Homeland Security concerns to a diverse mix of national and international clients.


Consultations services include site security, protection of critical infrastructure and key resources (CI/KR), target hardening, and awareness of current trends.


Past Experience

  • Lieutenant, Terrorism Early Warning Group, Columbus, Ohio PD
  • Supervisor of Columbus, Ohio Emergency Management Unit
  • Graduate of the 202nd Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy
  • Graduate of National Intelligence Academy
  • Completed FEMA Professional Development Training
  • 35 Years with Columbus, Ohio Division of Police
  • Over 100 letters of commendation from citizens and department
  • Accounted for over $22 Million USD in grants and funds for Columbus PD
  • Higher Education - Ohio Dominican University and University of Virginia
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    Current on terrorism trends and Critical Infrastructure/Key Resources (CI/KR) methods.
    Grant writing – COPS, COPS AHEAD, COPS MORE, DHS, UASI, HSLEG, Non Profits, and others – over $22 million awarded.
    Fingerprint expert.
    Completed FEMA’s Professional Development Series courses.
    Exceptional supervisory annual ratings.


    Work History -- Columbus Division of Police

    2005 - Present -- Homeland Security Section Lieutenant – Terrorism Early Warning Unit and Emergency Management Unit
    2003 -- Business Office – worked two budget cycles
    1999 -- Patrol Lieutenant
    1996 -- Promoted to Lieutenant – SRB
    1995 -- SRB
    1991 -- Identification Section – AFIS computer project manager and supervised three shifts
    1991 -- Promoted to Sergeant – patrol for few months
    1979 -- Organized Crime Bureau – Intelligence Unit, Economic Crime, Surveillance, Major Impact Unit
    1978 -- Patrol
    1977 -- Academy – placed 14th out of 4,000 applicants
    1974 -- Civilian fingerprint technician



    Proud graduate of the FBI National Academy.
    Ohio Dominican University – Criminal Justice major.
    Some graduate level course – University of Virginia, through the FBI NA.
    Graduate of National Intelligence Academy.
    Numerous terrorism related seminars and courses.