First Name: Steven
Last Name: Wilder, BA, CHSP, STS President and COO
Organization: Sorensen, Wilder & Associates, A Division of CITCA, LLC
Address Line 1: 2626 Midwest Court
Address Line 2:
City: Champaign
State: Illinois
Postal Code: 61822
Expert Witness Specialty Safety & Security
Type of Witness: Plaintiff
E-Mail Address:
Mobile Email Access: Yes
Web Address:
Mobile Number: 815-482-2989
Phone Number:
Fax: 217-819-3099
Active or Retired: Active

Steve Wilder,COO  
President and Chief Operating Officer

1983, Mr.
Wilder has been involved in safety,
security, and risk management in hospitals, long
term care facilities, schools, colleges,
universities, and manufacturing. In his career, Mr. Wilder has
served as Director of Risk Management, Director
of Safety and Facility Management, System
Director of Safety and Security, and also as a
hospital administrator and as the administrator
of an ambulatory surgical treatment center.

Mr. Wilder has developed management programs
in Safety, Life Safety, Hazardous Materials,
Security, Utility Management, Equipment
Management, and Emergency Preparedness.
Originally the founder of S. Wilder and
Associates, Inc., he has been consulting in
safety, security, and risk management program
administration since 1990.

An experienced trial expert, Mr. Wilder has
consulted for law firms and insurance companies
on issues of safety and risk management. He also
write for numerous magazines and
trade journals.

In addition to his career in safety,
homeland security, and risk management, Mr. Wilder has
also spent the past 30 years in the fire
service, and is Fire Chief in a suburban fire
department. He is an Illinois certified
paramedic, a certified fire science instructor,
and is on the teaching staff for the University
of Illinois Fire Service Institute and at
Southern Illinois University. He has written two
books and written, directed, and produced
numerous videos on issues of safety and
security, workplace violence, and occupational

Mr. Wilder earned his Bachelor’s Degree in
Business Administration from Governor’s State
University in University Park, Illinois.

Mr. Wilder is affiliated with the
following organizations:

  • Illinois Society of Healthcare Risk
    Management (Society President, 1992 – 1993)
  • Illinois Association of School Board
  • American Society for Healthcare Risk
    Management (Member, Occupational Safety and
    Health Committee)
  • American Society of Safety Engineers
  • International Association for Healthcare
    Security and Safety
  • Illinois Fire Chiefs Association
  • American Society of Hospital Engineers
  • National Fire Protection Association
  • International Association of Fire Chiefs
  • Association of Contingency Planners

Mr. Wilder’s consulting specialties include:

  • Security Vulnerability Assessments
  • Regulatory Compliance Programs
  • Safety Assessments
  • Security Program Administration
  • Safety Management
  • Workplace Violence Prevention program
    development and training
  • Safety / Security training programs

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