ICAO Annex 19 Compliance
Negotiation of Intergovernmental Agreements
Masters of Public Administration, Clark Atlanta University
BA (Business Administration), Clark Atlanta University
Loretta McNeir is a Senior Advisor to The Wicks Group, PLLC on matters involving aviation security. In this role, Loretta draws on more than 20 years of experience with international and domestic aviation security practices, including her senior leadership and management positions at both the FAA and the US Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration (TSA), to assist the firm's attorneys with developing strategies for resolving client aviation security matters.
Loretta's specific experience includes serving as the principal representative of the FAA and TSA Administrators in all matters related to aviation security for over 40 countries; developing and negotiating international agreements between government officials for sharing of information; serving as the subject matter expert for the alignment of US and international aviation security measures and passenger and baggage screening technologies; providing guidance to US Embassy principal officers, US and foreign air carrier officials, and host government officials on mitigating threats and events that affected aviation security; developing emergency action plans for aviation security potential threats; and initiating programs and training to provide capacity building for airport, air carrier and civil aviation principals.
Loretta holds both a Masters of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts Business Administration from Clark Atlanta University. She also has completed specialized training in Aviation Security Management Audits and Inspections, Risk Management Air Carrier Compliance and Enforcement, and Aviation Security Quality Control Techniques.