Donald R. (“Don”) Kidd, COO Gold Shield 1811, Inc.


Private investigator and economist. Don is a former FBI Special Agent and worked for the FBI in Denver, Tampa, and Atlanta for 24 years. He conducted numerous Security Risk Assessments for government and private sector facilities for National Security Special Events and provided protective security measures for numerous high profile government witnesses and defendants, including the key witness in the trial of 9/11 conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui. Don is a certified Crisis Management Coordinator and served as the Regional Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force Coordinator for the Southeast Region of the United States. Don has extensive experience as case agent in numerous investigations targeting major Criminal Enterprises, Drug Trafficking, Organized Crime, and Violent Crime matters. Don serves as COO of Gold Shield 1811, Inc.