Jennifer Hesterman

Jennifer Hesterman

Vice President, Business Resiliency and Education Services
Watermark Risk Management International

Dr. Jennifer Hesterman is a retired Air Force colonel and counterterrorism expert. She is Vice President, Watermark Risk Management International; on the Board of Directors, International Foundation for Protection Officers; and advises the Homeland Security Training Institute at the College of DuPage. She holds a doctoral degree from Benedictine University, MS degrees from Johns Hopkins and Air University, and a BS from Penn State. She was a National Defense Fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and is a graduate of the Harvard Senior Executive Fellows program. She authored Soft Target Hardening: Protecting People from Attack (ASIS Book of the Year, 2015); Soft Target Crisis Management (2016) and The Terrorist-Criminal Nexus (2013). She is on the ASIS School Safety and Security council.



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