BlueSentinel Group was founded with a passion to provide every person and every organization with the necessary tools to work and live in a safe environment. Out of this philosophy, we believe that caring about people is caring about your organization. We believe that when people feel safe, empowered, and believe in their training, it leads directly to increased organizational productivity.
Through relevant training, policy development and risk assessment, BlueSentinel Group delivers the next level in security, law enforcement and organization performance. We provide our clients with the utmost confidence and trust in our services, striving to make your work and home environment safe and secure.
Founder and Principal
Keith Smith is a 17 year law enforcement veteran and founder of BlueSentinel Group. He is a nationally recognized expert in "Active Threat" training, for both the federal government and civilian corporations. His extensive training background led to his desire to create a company dedicated to providing "real-world", applicable education.
Greg Thayer is a decorated 19 year law enforcement veteran and co-founder of BlueSentinel Group. He has extensive experience managing and operating multiple agency departments, focusing on Special Operations, Investigations and Training Bureaus. Recruited by the federal government, Greg was tasked with creating several training programs and directorates that are now in full operation.
Consultant - Business Development
Stacy Ettel is a 30 year law enforcement and military veteran, specializing in security logistics, event management, training, and dignitary protection. He has managed some of the nation's largest sporting events, political figures, and professional athletes. In addition, he is a nationally recognized public speaker and highly sought after presenter.