Porzio Compliance Services, LLC., (PorzioCS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C., is a consulting company specializing in all matters of physical and informational security, compliance, and reporting with an emphasis on school safety and security planning.  PorzioCS' School Safety and Compliance team is led by attorneys and professionals with deep backgrounds in education and security. The team assists schools in all aspects of security and compliance from physical threat assessments to incident response plans, information compliance and security, employee training, and advocacy to assist schools in creating and maintaining the most secure environment for students and staff.


The PorzioCS Safety and Security Team was founded on decades of experience in education, law, public safety, emergency management, and developmental disabilities. Every member of the team is deeply rooted in their community and have served as local leaders to help shape the laws, regulations, and best practices that schools strive to achieve.


James  G. Mottola, MS, CPP, CISM

Vice President Data Privacy, Investigations and Security

With more than 30 years of experience in the United State Secret Service and private security sector, Mr. Mottola leverages his experience to counsel his clients on matters of information security, data privacy, physical security, school safety, internal corporate investigations, emergency preparedness, and many other compliance related matters. He also advises clients in the areas of risk identification and mitigation to help them prepare, respond and recover from cyber-related events.

jmottola@porziocs.com  •  973.889.4277


Elizabeth M. Shea, JD

Vice Preisdent

Elizabeth Shea is a healthcare advocate with extensive experience in management, strategic planning, research and policy analysis, particularly in the area of developmental disabilities.  She is instrumental in the design and implementation of comprehensive compliance, training and ethics programs for educational institutions, disability providers and organizations, and health care facilities. Ms. Shea has also managed and directed large reforms within developmental disabilities systems throughout New Jersey.

eshea@porziocs.com  •  973.889.4253


David C. Hespe, JD

Vice President

Former New Jersey Commissioner of Education, Mr. Hespe is an accomplished policy leader with experience throughout all levels of New Jersey and New York education matters. He handles a wide variety of education matters for schools, school districts and higher education institutions, regularly counselling clients and education leaders on issues such as training, legislation, and strategic planning and governance. Mr. Hespe also frequently engages in speaking events on topics such as education policy, school funding and school reform.

dhespe@porziocs.com •  973.889.4102


Kevin Craig 

Assistant Vice President- Safety, Security, and Investigations

Chief Craig is a recognized subject matter expert in law enforcement, management, and school security. A retired New Jersey Police Chief, he has over 25 years of experience in public safety, emergency management, and school security. He is a NJ Certified Public Manager (CPM), NJ Certified Safe School Resource Officer, Active Shooter Response Instructor, De-escalation Instructor and Accredited Chief Executive Chief of Police (ACE¬COP).

kcraig@porziocs.com  •  973.889.4300


Kim E. Miller, Ph.D.

Director of Investigative Intelligence and Analysis

Dr. Kim Miller holds a Ph.D. in Public Safety and Leadership/Emphasis in Criminal Justice.  She is a Certified Fraud Examiner, and a New Jersey Licensed Private Detective. Dr. Miller is an Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Specialist who utilizes the dark, deep and surface web focusing on business and personal due diligence, as well as online risk assessment analysis and asset determination.

kmiller@porziocs.com •  973.889.4276