Gordon Graham has been actively involved in public safety since 1973. He has taken his background as a street cop, supervisor and manager and coupled it with his education as a risk manager and his experiences as a lawyer and is the Co-Founder of Lexipol - a company designed to standardize law enforcement, fire and custody policies around America. Gordon was the first recipient of the Governor’s Award for excellence in California law enforcement training and was the 2008 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award in California Law Enforcement. In 2015 Mr. Graham received the lifetime dedication award from the International Public Safety Leadership and Ethics Institute. In 2018 he received the James Oberstar Sentinel for Safety Award for his lifetime work in improving aviation safety internationally. In 2019 he received the Howard W. Rayon Distinguished Service Award. Additionally, he is the only police recipient of the Presidential Award from the International Association of Fire Chiefs for his lifelong work in improving firefighter safety and performance. His appearance at PRIMA is sponsored by Lexipol.