Leadership Team

Ron Hickie

President, Energy


Ron W. Hickie is the President of SCIS Energy. His primary responsibility is to provide outstanding service to the nuclear, petrochemical and other critical infrastructure clients by creating an organization that people want to work for and with.


Fresh out of college Ron began his career in the security industry as a nuclear security officer at Yankee Atomic Electric Company. In less than ten years he was the Project Manager at an operating nuclear power plant and continued to work his way up from there.


In 2009 Ron stepped into the role of Region President for the Securitas Energy Services Sector. To better align with Securitas business needs the Energy Services Sector took on the current Petrochemical business in the Gulf Coast Area in 2012 and became Critical Infrastructure Services. Under his leadership the Critical Infrastructure Services Division became the forefront in providing security services to highly regulated industry clients throughout the United States.


At the end of the 2013 fiscal year, Pinkerton Government Services merged with the Critical Infrastructure Division to form Securitas Critical Infrastructure Services (SCIS). Ron took on the role as President of SCIS Energy and continues his legacy of leadership in specialty security services.

Darrell Williams

Area Vice President, Energy Division


As the Area Vice President (AVP) for SCIS’ Energy Sector, Darrell is responsible for the day-to-day management at operating nuclear plants throughout the United States. Prior to his role as AVP, Darrell served as a Project Manager at the Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant in Glen Rose, TX. Darrell’s background and experience from ground level operations to the management ranks at several operating nuclear plants are essential to our management team.


Prior to entering the nuclear industry, Darrell served in the United States Army for nearly 18 years. Ending his career as a Company Operations Manager where he was responsible for managing the daily training schedule and conducting professional development courses for over 160 soldiers. Darrell received numerous awards and decorations during his service, including being awarded the Meritorious Service Medal twice.


Darrell is a graduate of Excelsior University and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Belford University.

Charlie Rival

Area Vice President, Energy Division


Charlie Rival joined SCIS’ Energy Division in 1995 after retiring from the Connecticut State Police. During his tenure with SCIS Charlie has fulfilled several management roles at both operating and decommissioned nuclear facilities with his most recent focus being directed at actively decommissioning and ISFSI locations. Under Charlie’s direction, SCIS has become the industry expert and leading provider for security at ISFSI facilities in the United States.


With over 40 years of experience in Law Enforcement and Security including, firearms instruction, executive protection, and criminal investigations, Charlie brings a wealth of knowledge to our management team.


Throughout his career Charlie has attended every major firearms manufacturer weapons and armorer’s school in the United States.