About Chate Asvanonda
“Start by doing what’s necessary then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”~Francis of Assisi
Chate Asvanonda started his first career with the Los Angeles Police Department where he conducted high profiled investigations, cold case homicides; re-enactments of Police Officer Involved Shootings (OIS), Scientific Investigations (ballistics) and aided in the creation of the Departments Virtual Investigation Team. He is a court qualified gang expert and has testified as an “expert” in drugs and narcotics. He has been a POST (Peace Officer Standard Training) certified instructor for a decade, creating master lesson plans for the future in American law enforcement. Toward the end of his 23 year career with the L.A.P.D., he was the assistant OIC (Officer in Charge) of the Departments record management at Professional Standards Bureau; interacting with the Inspector General’s Office, Police Commission, City Officials and City Attorney’s Office.
Chate Asvanonda has been a student of many certified “Subject Matter Experts” (such as his fellow colleagues) and in return helped train over 2,500 police officers in crowd management, interview techniques, aggressor behavior, unusual occurrences and asymmetrical threats. He has worked with many experts and practitioners within the intelligence community, data collection specialist and an all source analysts.
Chate Asvanonda is currently the CEO of gTHIRA Systems, LLC, a small private software firm that created an autonomous intelligence tool for schools, campuses and colleges. The system was built upon guidelines and methodologies produced by the intelligence community in identifying threats and hazards to accurately determine risks to schools (soft targets) and critical infrastructures. Link to gTHIRA Systems www.gthira.com/Home/Solutions