About Us

As the preeminent organization for security professionals worldwide, ASIS International offers members a wealth of resources—from leading-edge educational programs to coverage of emerging trends to specialized industry reports—that help security practitioners excel in their jobs and improve their company’s bottom-line.

ASIS Austin Chapter 179, which now gathers a large number of members, caters to a series of professional development activities ranging from educational lunches, academic sponsorships, fundraising activities for local charities, certification preparatory courses, and other tools designed to assist security practitioners gain rapid access to the latest knowledge, resources, skill sets and highly qualified individuals. From entry-level managers to CSOs to CEOs, from security veterans, consultants and law enforcement/ military, ASIS Austin Chapter 179 offers a nurturing professional home for security professionals interested in being the best, for the best and with the best. Join us now online on social media, sign-up for membership to ASIS Austin Chapter 179 or join us soon at our monthly Chapter Meetings.



  • Chapter #: 179

  • ​Region: 3C

  • Board of Directors: 4 members


  • Monthly Chapter Meetings and Networking Events.

  • 1-on-1 networking opportunities with highly-qualified security practitioners.

  • Access to educational materials, programs and conferences

  • Volunteer leadership and professional development opportunities.

  • Access to world-class security resources (Information Resources Center, ASIS Annual Buyers' Guide, Bookstore, ASIS website, and through other members)  

  • Member savings on educational programs, review courses, preparation materials, and publications


Region 3C of ASIS International is comprised of the following Chapters:

– Chapter 10, North Texas

– Chapter 12, Houston

– Chapter 92, San Antonio

– Chapter 108, Texas Gulf Coast

– Chapter 112, El Paso

– Chapter 179, Austin

Region 3C Leadership:

Assistant Regional Vice President: Joe Moon

Assistant Regional Vice President: Michael J. King

Regional Vice President: Mark Hammargren, CPP

Group 3 (Southern US), Sr. Regional Vice President: Craig Russell, CPP