J. Kelly Stewart

Managing Director & CEO

Managing Director & CEO of Newcastle Consulting, LLC – a premiere Security Risk Management Consultancy that provides proactive, predictive, and responsive advice and access to information critical in building a companies' resiliency to operational risk. Mr. Stewart draws upon more than 30 years of public and private sector experience as a Security Advisor, Subject Matter Expert, and former Chief Security Officer with Fortune 500 and 1000 corporations focused on enterprise risk, strategic security, information, and protection management.  Complete Bio

Michael A. Crane

Chief Legal Officer

As an Illinois licensed attorney, private detective, and security expert, Michael A. Crane offers Newcastle Consulting, LLC as Chief Legal Officer more than 30 years of experience in investigations, security, regulatory compliance, behavioral threat assessments, and training in workplace violence prevention by leveraging business operations, legal, human resources, and security consultant perspectives. Complete Bio


Pete P. Ochinko


As the former Corporate Director of Security and Emergency Preparedness for Memorial Healthcare System based in Hollywood, Florida and as a distinguished Protective Operations Senior Special Agent for the United States Secret Service, Pete P. Ochinko offers Newcastle Consulting, LLC more than 30 years of experience focused on security consulting, investigations, training, and executive protection services to a wide variety of industries including Healthcare, Education, Maritime, Law Enforcement, Public Facilities, Petrochemical, Government and the Entertainment Industry.  Complete BIO