SIA Statesman Award

Recognizing Leadership in Public Policy

About the SIA Statesman Award

The SIA Statesman Award is presented to individuals making an extraordinary contribution of professional time, leadership and resources to position SIA and its members to address public policies impacting the security industry. This award is presented annually at the SIA GovSummit.

Rob Reiter

2018 SIA Statesman Award Recipient: Rob Reiter (Calpipe Industries)

Rob Reiter, co-founder of the Storefront Safety Council and chief security consultant at Calpipe Industries, received the 2018 Statesman Award for his leadership on issues related to protective and architectural bollards. Reiter joined the SIA Government Relations Committee in 2017 and has been instrumental in SIA’s efforts to highlight the growing threat of hostile vehicle attacks, available security measures and related policy solutions. [View the full press release.]

Previous Statesman Award Recipients

  • 2017: Teresa Wu and Holly Borgmann
  • 2016: Anthony Incorvati
  • 2015: Paul Shomburg
  • 2014: Shene Commodore and John Convy
  • 2013: Libby Elliott
  • 2012: Craig Sharman
  • 2011: John Romanowich
  • 2009: Jay Hauhn
  • 2008: Scott Boylan, Roger Roehr and Rob Zivney
  • 2007: Kathleen Carroll
  • 2006: Lynn de Seve and Jim Gingo
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