Gasby Ayoh, President
Mr. Ayoh is the driving force behind the steady growth of EPS from its inception to date. He brings over 15 years of practical, broad-based contract security expertise with a realistic understanding of domestic and national security issues to the business. He is characterized as a visionary, strategist and tactician. He is a member of ASIS International, PSP (Board Physical Security Professional), member, BOMA International, member Prince George's Chamber of Commerce,member, National Rifle Association of America, a certified Private Investigator and an NRA Instructor.
Gasby provides management leadership by implementing companies policies, oversee operations, planning and executing high-level corporate leadership initiatives, making high-stake decisions, attack complex security issues and provide expert advisory services. He will lead the company as it establishes itself as a quality security services provider in Maryland, Virginia, and the Metropolitan Washington DC area.
Gasby has extensive experience as a senior level executive in the private security and public safety industry.
Oluremi Ayoh, Executive V.P / C.F.O
Mrs. Ayoh is a member of Organization of Professional Accountants and an integrate part of the development of EPS. She is responsible for showing the financial position as well as the financial projection of the company. She plays a highly critical role in steering the company's direction. She exercise her tasks with care by keeping tracks of the company's internal control system as well as making sure that the organization continues practicing corporate governance in good manner.
She has a BS degree in Accounting and an MS in Business Administration along with many years of experience in the financial field. Her detailed analysis reports allow Evergreen to continue to grow by implementing cost cutting procedures. She is a tireless advocate for quality.
Michael J. James, Senior Vice President
Michael is an eight-year veteran of the Washington Metropolitan Police Department. During his tenure, he received several Commendations for exemplary service and worked on several undercover assignments. He was assigned to the 7th District for the duration of his time on the police force.
Mr. James also did a tour of duty in the US Navy. He led 96 men to graduation from recruit training, earned the honor of a rank promotion, and was sent for specialized training to serve aboard US Naval Aircraft Carriers.
Michael James’s police and military background provide him with unquestionable experience in the art of investigations and security. The skills that he has acquired have afforded him with a meticulous eye for detail, accuracy and excellence. He has been trained in combat procedures, firearm safety, first aid, and various investigative and security techniques. Through training and experience, Mr. James possesses the expertise to analyze situations and apply the most effective security measures for each individual situation with the maximum amount of protection and the minimum amount of risk.
John Iheoma, Director of Investigations Unit
John Iheoma serves as the Director of Investigations Unit at Evergreen Protective Services.
He graduated with BS degree in Accounting and minor in Finance at Temple University and
Masters Degree at The Johns Hopkins School of Education and Leadership in Law Enforcement.
John joined the State of Maryland Public Safety and Corrections. Within a span of seven years, he was promoted to the ranks of Lieutenant. During this span of time, he was assigned to the pristine State of Maryland Public Safety and Correctional Services Internal Investigative Unit. He investigated homicides, administrative cases, testified numerous times in courts, and assisted other agencies in criminal and administrative cases.
Mr. Iheoma has worked numerous undercover and Investigative assignments which empowers him to deal with a situation on case by case bases. He is an advocate for quality, details and a master tactician.
He joined the Maryland Police Academy in 2006 and in 2010 he joined the power house in security guard operations in the State of Maryland (Evergreen Protective Services).
Emanuel M. Wright, Quality Assurance Manager
Capt. Wright has been in the security industry the past 15 years. In 2002, while at NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD he was an armed supervisor with responsibilities consisting of traffic and radar detail, patrol, check points, vehicle searches, and the enforcement of NASA rules. As an experienced security officer, Capt. Wright was an armed private detective, Maryland Special Police Officer, Special Services Task Force Security Officer, Washington, DC Special Police Officer, Loss Prevention Officer, Bail Fugitive Enforcement Special Agent, and Security Police Officer with Top Secret Clearance. He holds multiple certifications and accomplishments: MD Fire Marshal Fireworks Shooter’s Certificate, M26 Advance Taser and Taser X26, Aerosol Weapons OC Training Course, Baton (MEB), Monadock Defense Tactics System (MDTS) Basic Course, and Tunnel Evacuation Training. As Evergreen Protective Services quality assurance officers, he assures our clients are receiving the type of quality services we stand by.