Brian Kunkel

Brian Kunkel
President and CEO

Brian-Kunkel-ProfileMr. Kunkel brings over 25 years of Investigative, Law Enforcement, and Security training, knowledge and experience to Bri-Bet. He has worked with various federal, state, and local agencies including the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), the Department of Defense (DOD), the Maryland Commission on Human Relations (MCHR), and the Weston, West Virginia Police Department. Mr. Kunkel possesses experience in a variety of security industries including Entertainment, Retail and Commercial, and Government and Private Security. While employed in the Law Enforcement field, Mr. Kunkel has served as an Administrator, Training Instructor, Field Training Officer, Media Relations Officer and K-9 Team’s Administrator and Handler. He is a graduate of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), the West Virginia State Police Academy and the Department of Defense Police Academy and currently serves as a Police Captain with a Department of Defense law enforcement agency in Maryland.

Mr. Kunkel is a member of many groups and organizations including: Federal Officers Coalition (FOC), Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), Industrial Security Awareness Council of Central Maryland (ISAC-MD), Investigative and Security Professionals for Legal Action (ISPLA), Maryland Investigators and Security Association (MISA), Society of Industrial Security Professionals (NCMS), Maryland Law Enforcement Officer’s Association (MLEO), and the Society of Industrial Security Professionals (NISP).


Beth Kunkel

Beth Kunkel
Executive Vice President

Beth-Kunkel-ProfileMs. Kunkel is the majority owner of Bri-Bet and serves as its Executive Vice President. Ms. Kunkel’s duties with Bri-Bet have been extensive. In the early formative years, Ms. Kunkel served as the Vice President of Operations and the Chief Financial Officer. As the Chief Financial Officer, Ms. Kunkel initiated the financial structure and workings of Bri-Bet including invoicing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and banking. Since 2011, Ms. Kunkel has applied her experience and expertise as Executive Vice President overseeing all administrative and operational affairs. Ms. Kunkel has been active in formulating and implementing the strategic plan and is centrally involved in all critical operations at Bri-Bet. Ms. Kunkel has over 20 years’ experience working in the finance industry.


John “Andy” Purdie

John Andy Purdie
Senior Vice President, Operations

andypurdieMr. Purdie brings to Bri-Bet over 30 years of Law Enforcement and Security experience. Mr. Purdie is a retired Baltimore County Police Officer. During his time with the Baltimore County Police Department, Mr. Purdie was assigned to many positions within the department including: Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer, Administration, Selective Enforcement, Marine Patrol Officer and Helicopter Observer. Mr. Purdie continues his Law Enforcement activities as a Reserve Officer for the Maryland Natural Resources Police.


Kendall Stoneham

Kendall Stoneham
Facility Security Officer (FSO)

Kendall-2Kendall Stoneham is the Facility Security officer (FSO) for Bri-Bet Security Solutions. Ms. Stoneham is a former Special Agent with the F.B.I. and continues to conduct background investigations for the Bureau. She has a Master’s degree from the College of William & Mary and over five year’s Industrial Security experience. She is a former Chairman of the I-270 ISAC Committee and a member of NCMS, ISAC-MD, InfraGuard and The Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI.