Daniel Tumminello Director of Operations

Born in Livingston, New Jersey, Dan attended University of Delaware as an undergraduate and graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in Criminal Justice.  He attended Grand Canyon University for graduate school and obtained a Masters of Science in Leadership.  Dan has a certificate in Business Administration from the Mendoza College of Business at University of Notre Dame. In 2003, he embarked on his career with US Investigation Services (USIS) as an Investigator.  Dan served in the US Navy Reserves from 2002-2010 as an Intelligence Specialist. While working with USIS, Dan conducted federal background investigations and was a team leader until 2012.

Dan began as a Manager with S.A.F.E. Management in 2006 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ.  His responsibilities as a part-time Manager included providing and managing personnel for security, parking, ticket takers, ushers, and supervision for large public events including NFL games, college events, and concert events at University of Phoenix Stadium.  In early 2011 and 2012, Dan helped manage Super Bowl XLV and XLVI security shifts for daily security and game day operations. He also worked as a Security Supervisor for Super Bowl XLI & XLII.

In April 2012, Dan started full-time with S.A.F.E. Management as Director of Security.  He has been intricately involved in recruiting, interviewing, hiring and scheduling staff.  Dan also provides leadership to our 24-hour; 7 day-a-week security operation.  He prides himself on having a well-trained, friendly, and value added focused security team in which he has cultivated through his strong communication.

As Director of Security, Dan has assisted with the development of a new security screening procedure, i.e. “hand wanding”, of all individuals entering University of Phoenix Stadium on Cardinal game days.  His responsibilities have included the Tostitos Fiesta Bowls, two BCS National Championship games, Rolling Stones/U2 concerts, automotive sports, trade shows, International Soccer matches, conventions and festivals.

In January 2013, S.A.F.E. Management began work at Camelback Ranch Glendale (CRG).  Dan was instrumental in starting both overnight and Spring Training game day operations for CRG. Dan has been the director of operations for stadium events such as Cardinals Fan Fest, International Soccer, and Spring Training Baseball.

Dan was selected as Director of Stadium Operations for the Mercedes-Benz Super Dome at Super Bowl XLVII, Metlife Stadium at Super Bowl XLVIII and University of Phoenix Stadium at Super Bowl XLIX.  During this assignment, he trained, managed and provided direction to all S.A.F.E. security staff in coordination with NFL security. In 2016, Dan was part of the planning and game day operations for the 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship game. In 2017, Dan worked with the NCAA in the preparation and execution of event and security operations for Men’s Basketball Final Four.

Dan is a member of the National Center for Sports Spectator Safety and Security (NCS4).  He acted as chairman and committee member for the City of Phoenix North Gateway Village Planning Committee from 2008-2015. He also served on the Board of Directors for the North Gateway Homeowners Association until 2015. Dan resides in Phoenix, AZ with his wife, Jill and their five-year-old son, Cale.

 


 Jain Borries Event and Security Manager

Love of live entertainment and sports is what brought Jain to S.A.F.E. Management in 2006.  She began working with S.A.F.E. during the inaugural season for the Arizona Cardinals at their new home, the University of Phoenix stadium in Glendale, AZ.  Recognized for her high energy, enthusiasm and leadership skills Jain quickly rose from a Team Member position into a Manager role during major events including Cardinals games, Tostitos Fiesta Bowls, concerts, professional soccer matches and even WrestleMania.

When Super Bowl XLII came to the University of Phoenix stadium in 2008, Jain was invited to join a special team of Supervisors overseeing the security of the exclusive “On Location” parties that take place throughout the stadium on Game Day.  From that point forward Jain was invited to travel with an elite S.A.F.E. Management team to continue to provide leadership at several Super Bowl events across the country.

In July 2013 Jain was offered and accepted the opportunity to become Director of Operations for S.A.F.E. Management’s Super Bowl efforts.  For Super Bowl XLVIII in New Jersey, Super Bowl XLIX in Arizona and Super Bowl 50 in California Jain was responsible for setting up office infrastructure, creating and implementing procedures for interviews, hiring and record keeping. Ensuring the company and all guards were properly trained and licensed she directed all recruitment, hiring and training efforts of event security staff as well as facilitated agreements with security partners to provide safety and security at America’s greatest annual sporting event.

Prior to joining S.A.F.E. Management full time, Jain was an Admissions Representative at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine.  As a huge proponent of healthy living she promoted Naturopathic medicine and education for the purpose of recruiting future students and patients. An engaging public speaker, Jain’s responsibilities included sharing information at college and job/career fairs, advising candidates on recommended undergraduate studies and providing tours to guests of the beautiful campus in Tempe, AZ.

Jain resides in Phoenix with her wife Meredith and their two cats “Puppy” and “Martie Graw”.  In addition to sports and live entertainment, they love to explore the Desert Mountains hiking and kayaking through the canyons down the Salt River and on the many lakes Arizona has to offer.


Becca Holtgreive  Event and Office Manager

Born in Mt. Pleasant, MI Becca attended Central Michigan University where she graduated with a degree in Commercial Recreation and Event Management with a minor in Hospitality in 2014.  Throughout college Becca completed internships with the Nashville Predators and the Detroit S.A.F.E. Management  Office.  After her internship with S.A.F.E. Becca traveled to Phoenix, AZ to assist with administrative duties at the Phoenix Convention Center for NFLX at Super Bowl XLIX.

After graduation Becca worked in Minor League Baseball with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans and the Carolina Mudcats for 2 seasons in Community Relations.  In July of 2017 Becca joined S.A.F.E. again as the Event and Office Manager for the Phoenix office.  Becca is responsible for overseeing:  payroll, recruitment, training, office procedures and managing the part time office staff.

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