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Brendan McFall

Technical Engineering Manager

Northland Controls

After graduating from St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Brendan McFall “stumbled” into the security industry. McFall began his career in 2014 as the executive assistant for Northland Control’s CEO, Pierre Trapanese. Since then, he’s taken on a number of different roles at Northland, most recently becoming the technical engineering manager of the company’s professional services department. Outside of Northland, McFall remains active in the wider security industry and is passionate about helping young professionals advance in their career. He served as the chair of SIA RISE in 2018, joined PSA’s Leadership Committee in 2019 and became a board member of the Foundation for Advancing Security Talent (FAST) in 2020.


The Art of Hiring and Firing

Presented by Brendan McFall, Diana Brucha, Kami Dukes at 2:45 PM on Wednesday, August 25th.

Having been on both sides – as employees and executives responsible for hiring and terminating employees, this session’s presenters have learned a lot about what to look for when hiring and determining whether a person will actually fit your culture and not just be able to perform the job functions. Additionally, this session will discuss…