Homeland Security Special Agent Christopher Martinez to visit FDU

MADISON, NJ (February 20, 2013)—Fairleigh Dickinson University invites, Christopher Martinez, assistant special agent in charge of the US Department of Homeland Security to speak on Wednesday, March 6 at 3:30 p.m. at the College at Florham’s Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall.

Martinez speaks with over 20 years of professional law enforcement experience at the Federal Level with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and formerly the U.S. Treasury Department. During his tenure with the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the former U.S. Customs Service (USCS) he worked as a criminal investigator, covert operative, first level supervisor, and second level administrator, conducting narcotics, money laundering, and fraud investigations. In addition Martinez served as the Central American Attaché based in the country of Panama. 

Martinez is a law enforcement leader and professional educator with the documented success of implementing, and leading change in financial investigations, and homeland security operations at the local, national and international level. Currently, Martinez is a doctoral candidate and teaches criminal justice and policing as an adjunct lecturer at Kinsborough Community College in Brooklyn, N.Y. 

Martinez’s presentation is sponsored by FDU’s Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) program. The EOF is a university- and state-sponsored program created in 1969 to ensure meaningful access to higher education for economically and educationally disadvantaged students.

The public is invited to attend this lecture and admission is free. For more information, contact the EOF office at (973) 443-8566. Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham is located at 285 Madison Avenue, Madison, N.J. 07940.

For Immediate Release

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