Jon Johnson, Colonel (R)
President, Chief Security Officer

Colonel Johnson is the President and managing partner of ESSI. He serves as the Principal Chief Security Officer using his twenty-eight (28) years of military service to lead our organization.

As a Senior Leader in the military, he has extensive experience in security, investigations, operations management and executive protection. Colonel Johnson’s military career has positioned him as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) with detailed knowledge of security, background and private investigations, risk and compliance management. He is Interagency Security Committee (ISC) trained in Risk Management, Lean Six Sigma certified and is a member of ASIS International, Association of Certified Fraud Examiner, National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP).

Kay Johnson, MBA
​Chief Operating Officer

Ms. Johnson serves as Principal Partner and Contracts Director at ESSI. She has over twenty (20) years supporting the Federal, State and Local Governments in the capacity of Project Management, Quality Assurance and Risk Assessments, Contracts Management and Project Finance Cost Accounting. Ms. Johnson’s experience has allowed her to manage contracts from cradle to grave. As an Administrative Officer, Ms. Johnson has the ability to enter, administer and negotiate on behalf of ESSI with agencies on contract compliance, project scope and budgets.

Frederick Monderson, D. Univ​
Executive Board Member

Dr. Monderson serves as a Board Director at ESSI. He has over thirty- five (35) years of educational experience teaching and training at the Collegiate, High School and middle school levels. Dr. Monderson is a community leader who has served as the Chairman on various Community Boards to bring operational improvement in the borough of Brooklyn, New York. With this knowledge he brings expertise of executive management and operations.