Nora Shukurova

Director of Student Advisement

Nora is an experienced world traveler with several professional accomplishments. A native of Tajikistan, a country in Central Asia, she has worked for The US State Department, The US Diplomatic Security Service and The Department of Defense, conducting direct support in hostile and non-hostile environments. She has been recognized by all three for superior service […]

Cheryl Pace

Director of Student Services

Cheryl Pace is the Director of Student Services for ESI. She handles the administrative functions for ESI including student enrollments and financing, specializing in Veteran’s benefits. She has many years of administrative experience including with government enrollment systems, certifications and credentialing. She understands the attention to detail that is required when dealing with government entities. […]

Shannon Kelley

Director of In-House Operations.

Shannon Kelley, Director of In-House Operations, comes to ESI with a background in various industries including 15 years in surveillance, business management and finance as well as experience as a First Responder. Receiving extra certificates in Disaster Assistance training through FEMA. She will be working directly with the students and behind the scenes at ESI […]

Bob Duggan

President- Founder

Bob Duggan founded Executive Security International in 1980 with an obsessive interest in human behavior, especially bad behavior. In 1973, Bob was a co-partner and founder of The Aspen Academy of Martial Arts where his interest in the precursors of attack sharpened.

Bethany Duggan

Senior Vice President

Bethany Duggan is the Senior Vice President at ESI. She comes to ESI with a background in business, marketing and finance. She received her Master’s Degree in Marketing from SNHU. You will often find Bethany working behind the scene in the corporate office making sure all the classes are running smoothly.