Alex Hodges

CEO/Director of Operations

Alex has been serving in the private security sector for over 8 plus years. In conjunction with his honorable service in the US Armed Forces, and years as a Volunteer Police Officer prior to serving 4 years within the Division of Corrections, Alex's dedication and detail to safety is unparalleled. His leadership training from his time in the Armed Forces is the same; leadership he displays to his staff.

Matthias Arthur

Director of Security

Matthias began his career in law enforcement in 2017 after serving in the United States Army. He began at the Medium Security Institution in St. Louis, Missouri as a Correctional Officer 1. Matthias gained a wealth of knowledge and training from the day to day operations of a correctional institution as well as working in private security for the level one trauma center at Barnes Jewish Hospital. In 2020, Matthias went on to work at the one and only Historically Black College/University, and quickly rose through the ranks. Matthias' experience in the various different aspects of law enforcement and different environments that he has been exposed to makes him a great asset to the APSS team. It also makes him an even better leader, trainer, mentor, and coach to his subordinates.


Herbert "Chris" Anderson

Assistant Director of Security

After a thriving career in the Division of Corrections, Asset Protection Specialist was pleased to welcome Herbert "Chris" Anderson to the team. With several year is the private security sector before entering into Corrections, Chris' training will take APSS to new heights. As a motivated, results-oriented collaborator, they have helped to make us what we are today. Chris' knowledge and detail to repetitive security sequences and passion to protect others aids APSS in maintaining training and education for our officers and staff. ​​