Homeland Security Professional
Timothy Boyce is an experienced Homeland Security professional who works extensively on issues of public safety and community engagement.
Delaware County’s District Attorney appointed Mr. Boyce as the Office’s first Homeland Security Director in 2008. In this capacity, Mr. Boyce works extensively with Public Safety agencies, schools and businesses to ensure that issues involving Homeland Security are coordinated with public and private partners. Timothy Boyce has also been involved with planning and managing several major Security Special Events.
Timothy Boyce career in public service spans 30 years and he also currently holds the rank of Deputy Fire Chief for the Upper Darby Township Fire Department. As Deputy Chief, Mr. Boyce manages both volunteer and career emergency personnel in training and emergency response activities.
Tim Boyce is also the Outreach Coordinator for the Saint Joseph’s University Center for Domestic Leadership and Preparedness. Since joining Saint Joseph’s University in 2007 as an Emergency Management Specialist for the Early Responders Distance Learning Center, Mr. Boyce has coordinated several Homeland Security projects for Federal agencies, schools and corporations. Those projects included work on promoting strategic leadership on Domestic Preparedness, Emergency Planning and Crisis Response and Recovery team management.
Mr. Boyce also conducts emergency operational program reviews, develops training and directs exercises on business continuity, risk assessment and management as well as disaster response and recovery for corporate clients. Specializing in developing and facilitating table-top and field exercise, Timothy Boyce’s experience and knowledge bring together various
Stakeholders to address threats in a collaborative environment that ultimately strives to improve planning and benefits the client understanding of the capabilities of resources.
Timothy Boyce continues to serve on a number of Homeland Security committees across the region including the Southeast Pennsylvania All-Hazard’s Regional Task Force and the Delaware Valley Intelligence Center in Philadelphia. Mr.Boyce holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Temple University and a Master’s of Science degree in public safety from Saint Joseph’s University. Timothy Boyce has presented nationally on behalf of the Department of Education, the Department of Defense Combatting Terrorism Technical Support Office, major Universities and Fortune 500 companies.