Director of Security and Visitor Services, The J. Paul Getty Trust
Robert (Bob) Combs has been employed by The J. Paul Getty Trust since 1986. He previously served as Manager of Technical Systems and was responsible for the design and implementation of security and fire safety systems at the Getty Center and the Getty Villa. In 2000, he was promoted to Director of Security for The J. Paul Getty Trust and in 2011 added responsibility for the Visitor Services and Volunteer Departments. He manages several hundred security and visitor services professionals responsible for security, life safety, technical systems, transportation, visitor services, call center, ticketing, and parking operations. A native of Chicago, Bob previously served as Associate Director of Security at the Art Institute of Chicago, from 1979 through 1986. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from the University of Redlands, and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the Anderson School at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA).
|9:30 to 10:30 a.m.|