Wayne Black


Wayne B. Black has more than thirty-seven years of professional security experience in both public and private sectors. He has personally supervised security details and special threat assignments in the United States, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and South America. As a contractor for the US Department of Homeland Security after the events of 9/11, Mr. Black supervised a Red Team conducting threat assessments at national security events. He and his team were engaged in 2010 to conduct a federally funded threat assessment and security survey at the Port of Miami.

During the Gulf War, Mr. Black designed and managed an accelerated Q Clearance security program for the US Department of Energy. He also trained DOE officials in security operations and personal protection.

Mr. Black has been qualified to testify as an expert witness regarding security and investigative matters. Most recent testimony was Southern District of Florida case # 12-21089-CIV, J.G., Plaintiff v. Carnival Corporation, dba Carnival Cruise Lines, Inc., Defendant.

Prior, Mr. Black served as a law enforcement group supervisor in the Miami, Florida State Attorney’s Public Corruption/Organized Crime Division. Prior, he was assigned to the United States Justice Department Inter-Agency Task Force at the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration where he received numerous awards and commendations from the Department of Justice and the United States Attorney.