Knight-Hawk Security Svcs., Inc.

Staff - Patrick A. Cowan, President and CEO

The President and CEO of Knight-Hawk he is one of the 1979 founders of the company. Originally from Tyler he attended local area schools and then Tyler Junior College. After Graduating T.J.C. he went on to spend his third year as an engineering student at Texas A&M University. After changing majors, he received is Bachelors in Microbiology and sociology from Stephen F. Austin. Shortly after graduation, in 1975, he return to Tyler Junior College and took a teaching position. At the same time he pursude his graduate studies at the University of Texas at Tyler. With the electronics background and security experience he obtained during college, he decided on a career in the security field. He co-founded the security firm in 1979. Since then, he has been accredited as one of the first one hundred instructors in the state of Texas to teach both Level Three classroom, firing range, and Level Four officers. He holds eight personal security licenses with the State of Texas.