Aviation Security ICAO Annex 19 Compliance Negotiation of Intergovernmental Agreements
Masters of Public Administration, Clark Atlanta University
BA (Business Administration), Clark Atlanta University
Loretta McNeir is a Senior Technical Consultant, specializing in Aviation Security. Loretta has more than 20 years of experience with international and domestic aviation security practices, and has served in senior leadership and management positions at both the FAA and the US Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration (TSA). Her work included serving as the principal representative of the FAA and TSA Administrators in all matters related to aviation security for more than 40 countries.
Loretta's specific experience includes developing and negotiating international agreements between government officials for sharing of information; serving as the subject matter expert for the alignment of US and international aviation security measures and passenger and baggage screening technologies; providing guidance to US Embassy principal officers, US and foreign air carrier officials, and host government officials on mitigating threats and events that affected aviation security; developing emergency action plans for aviation security potential threats; and initiating programs and training to provide capacity building for airport, air carrier and civil aviation principals. She is expert on the requirements of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Annex 19, and how those requirements can be met across various aviation environments.
Loretta holds both a Masters of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts Business Administration from Clark Atlanta University. She also has completed specialized training in Aviation Security Management Audits and Inspections, Risk Management Air Carrier Compliance and Enforcement, and Aviation Security Quality Control Techniques.