Company Leadership History
Mr. Lowery graduated from Illinois State University with a degree in Criminal Justice and Sociology and a minor in Business Administration in 1977. He then began his career as a police officer in St. Louis County before transitioning to the United States Secret Service.
Following the completion of thirty-four (34) years in a successful career in law enforcement, Mr. Lowery retired as the Special Agent in Charge of the U. S. Secret Service and Customs and Border Protection Internal Affairs. Mr. Lowery received numerous performance recognition awards throughout his Secret Service career. In 1985, he was awarded the U. S. Secret Service Medal of Valour Award, the Agency’s highest award. In 1986, Mr. Lowery received the Department of Treasury, Secretary’s Certificate. Mr. Lowery was appointed Senior Executive Service by Office of Personnel Management.
Mr. Lowery moved into the private sector and served as the Vice President of Security for an oil and gas company. In this position, Mr. Lowery developed the company’s first safety and security program including corporate and family office responsibilities. In this capacity, Mr. Lowery also facilitated pre-advance work and executive protection for international travel for executives and their family members. Assignments included travel in Europe, India, and Africa.
Mr. Lowery expanded his career by establishing Lowery & Associates Security Consulting, LLC., in 2014, so others may benefit from the experiences and knowledge Mr. Lowery developed during a very successful career in the risk, safety, and security profession. Lowery’s field tested expertise has been refined in some of the most challenging environments and difficult circumstances throughout the world, and he has now made his professional proficiency available to other organizations in a consulting capacity.
Lowery & Associates has developed a network of security professionals with a broad range of expertise strategically located throughout the world, to meet the needs of the client with the urgency and confidentiality required in today’s high-risk environment.
Our Mission Statement
Lowery & Associates brings key security principles together with an accurate assessment of risk and a measured approach to the appropriate level of mitigation, coupled with responsible fiscal restraint.
Associations & Affiliations
International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP)
Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP)
Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC)
American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS)
Texas Area Licensed Investigators (TALI)
Association of Former Agents United States Secret Service (AFAUSSS)
North Texas Crime Commission (NTCC)