RISE Committee Volunteer Application
Interested in serving on the RISE Committee and/or one of our subcommittees? These are the groups of volunteers who work together to define the RISE community’s initiatives and develop programs and resources that benefit young professionals in the security industry – or anyone who is new to the security industry! Complete the simple application below to express your interest, and we’ll follow up with you.
Subcommittee Mission and Vision Statements
Diversity and Inclusion SubcommitteeMission statement: Empower and enable new and young security industry professionals to grow personally and professionally. To be a catalyst within the global security industry to create a culture of inclusion, building a network of people, programs and tools that value difference and designed to empower new and young security industry professionals to manage and grow in their career.
Vision statement: Assist the industry with embracing diversity and help to transform the industry into a more inclusive environment and workplace that values, respects and celebrates all members.
Content and education SubcommitteeMission statement: In order to promote events, education and opportunities for young professionals in the security industry, the SIA RISE Content and Education Subcommittee will strive to provide quality training opportunities and informational content to enhance the knowledge of young professionals and better ready them for business leadership and personal success.
Vision statement: To make SIA RISE the premier choice for young professionals to learn new skills, hone their strengths, reinforce their weaknesses and grow their networks to enhance their lives while preparing for leadership.
Scholarship SubcommitteeMission: To further develop professional and personal growth within the security industry by providing young professionals with scholarship funding for educational opportunities to be used for educational advancement: academic programs, student loan repayment, professional training, SIA program offerings and security industry certifications. Be involved with all the behind-the-scenes work, including creating and reviewing the application(s), promotion of scholarship to applicants and supporting winners after they have been chosen.
Vision: To assist and fund young professionals in maximizing both the short- and long-term development of their careers by providing advancement opportunities for prolonged success in the security industry.