Briana Twigg is a personal safety trainer and the general manager of Global Journalist Security. A self-defense practitioner, Briana draws from various disciplines to teach non-striking release maneuvers. Briana has served on the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force and its Victim Services and Public Awareness subcommittees. She earned a Professional Development Certificate in emergency management preparedness from the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency or FEMA, and is a member of the Anne Arundel County Emergency Response Team. Briana earned her Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Thomas Edison State College.