Facility Security Officer (FSO)
Norman Pryde is the Facility Security Officer (FSO) for Civility Management Solutions, LLC. He is a veteran of the United States Air Force having served 27 years of honorable service to his country. He has over 41 years of experience in both the Military and Industry.
Mr. Pryde has served as a Facility Security Officer (FSO) or AFSO for 15 years and has successfully engineered the clearing of over ten companies’ at either the Top Secret or Secret levels. His Security programs have garnered back-to-back Commendable ratings from the Defense Counterintelligence Security Agency (DCSA) and consistently maintain a Satisfactory or better rating.
He provides expertise and guidance of the NISPOM (National Industrial Security Program Manual) and manages and processes transactions daily in the Defense Information System for Security (DISS) system. He processes security clearance investigations using Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing (e-QIP) and coordinates documentation to secure public trust positions for contractors. In addition, he prepares and conducts classified and unclassified security briefings as required.
Further, Mr. Pryde monitors personnel security clearance updates and reports status to Senior Management, enforces compliance with security procedures and regulations, and provides company security training for classified and unclassified information. Additionally, he routinely verifies other companies using the National Industrial Security System (NISS). Mr. Pryde maintains all security documentation and files in accordance with DCSA requirements. He assists in facilitating all DD Form 254’s for cleared contracts and oversees the Insider Threat Program.