The Black Swan Group
Chris Voss,
CEO and Founder

Chris has 24 years of FBI experience and was the former FBI Lead International Kidnapping Negotiator. Chris is a speaker, trainer, adjunct professor and consultant.
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The Black Swan Group
Brandon Voss,
Director of Operations

In addition to managing the business, Brandon is also a trainer and consultant. Integral in developing our approach, he is an expert in negotiator personality types.
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The Black Swan Group
Derek Gaunt,
Director of Law Enforcement Training

With 23 years of experience, Derek has commanded and trained police department hostage negotiation teams. Derek handles for law enforcement, military and security training.
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Maya Stevenson,
Director of Marketing

Maya is an experienced sales and marketing professional. She helps connect clients with our experts. Maya also assist in coordinating training logistics.
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