Christine Vinson

Christine Vinson

Security Consultant

Christine Vinson is the owner of CMV Consulting, LLC, a professional consulting firm advising businesses on their contract security needs and scopes of work. Christine currently acts as Security Consultant for Bearden Investigative Agency performing Security Assessments nationwide. 

Christine has over 20 years of experience in private security, beginning in her family business (Vinson Guard Services, Inc.) in the Baton Rouge office while attending Louisiana State University. She began as a branch office clerk before progressing through the organization, becoming the third generation President in 2015. Christine led the reorganization and rebranding of the business to later allow the company to become part of the largest private security company in the nation and second largest globally, Allied Universal in 2019.

Christine is past chairman of the Louisiana State Board of Private Security Examiners, and past president and chairman of the World Association of Detectives – a global alliance of investigators and security professionals. She is also an active member of the New Orleans metro area community having served as Chairman of the Board of Crimestoppers GNO in 2019 and past Board Member of the Junior League of New Orleans 2016 – 2017 and 2019 – 2020 President of JLNO. Christine currently sits on the GNO, Inc. Next Gen Council and the Metropolitan Crime Commission. 

Bearden Investigative Agency is proud of their partnership with Christine. Her ability to quickly and extensively identify potential security threats while addressing and assisting with budgetary needs is invaluable. Contact Christine Vinson today at 1.800.943.2670 or email



  • Louisiana State University – Bachelor of Arts

Professional Affiliations

  • World Association of Detectives, Past President and Board of Directors
  • Louisiana State Board of Private Security Examiners, Past Chairperson
  • Crimestoppers GNO, Board Member and past Chair
  • Junior League of New Orleans, Past President 2019 – 2020
  • GNO, Inc. Next Gen Council Member 2020 – 2022