Rodney Harris serves as the Chief Security Officer (CSO). Mr. Harris joined the TJPA in December 2017 as the Deputy CSO and became the CSO in February 2020. He is responsible for the Safety and Security Program for the Transbay Program, including physical security operations and emergency management.
Before joining TJPA, Mr. Harris served as the Security Manager for the Southern California Regional Rail Authority-Metrolink, leading the efforts on the design and development of Metrolink’s physical security program with over $15 million in federal and state railroad security grants. Prior to Metrolink, he worked in various leadership roles within the Aviation Security industry on the enforcement of 49 CFR 1542 (Airport Security). Mr. Harris holds a Bachelor of Science from Troy University and is Board Certified in Security Management – Certified Protection Professional (CPP), and Airport Certified Employee-Security (ACE).