Board of Directors

Kevin Murray

Chief Executive Officer, Mission Critical Partners

Kevin Murray co-founded Mission Critical Partners in 2009. He is well-versed in leading growing organizations and has dedicated nearly 30 years of his career to advancing emergency communications. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Mount Nittany Medical Center and is a founding member and past Chairmain of the Industry Council for Emergency Response Technologies (iCERT).

Robert Chefitz

Chairman, Mission Critical Partners and Founder and Managing Partner, Egis Capital Partners

Robert Chefitz has 35 years of private equity investing experience, and sits on the boards of several Fund II portfolio companies, including ACRE, LLC., Acuant Inc., Entouch and Valiant. He has dedicated the last 25 years to investing in, and providing strategic guidance to the security and protection industries.

Bernard Bailey, Ph.D

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Authentix, Inc.

Bernard is known for his expertise in corporate strategy, transforming corporate cultures, building strong leadership teams and creating impressive revenue growth. He brings 30 years of progessive management experience in the high technology and security industries to MCP, including more than sixteen at IBM. He has also served on a number of boards of public companies, including Telos Corporation, a DC-based cybersecurity company and Analogic Corporation (ALOG).

E. Perot Bissell

Managing Partner, Egis Capital Partners

E. Perot Bissell has extensive experience in operating management, the security and protection industry and private equity. He currently serves on the board of directors of Acadia Health Care Company, one of the largest owners and operators of psychiatric hospitals in the United States and United Kingdom.

Douglas Butler

Managing Partner, NextGen Strategic Advisors

Douglas Butler is a Managing Partner at NextGen Strategic Advisors, and brings decades of experience growing professional services practices for industry heavyweights including IBM and PwC (formerly known as PricewaterhouseCoopers). He currently serves on the board of directors for the Corporation Service Company and Genesys Works.