Business consultant and (Retired) Deputy Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police (NJSP)
After recently retiring from the New Jersey State Police as a Deputy Superintendent over the Investigations Branch, Ray Guidetti serves as a business consultant advocating for stronger policies and capabilities related to advancing public safety and homeland security.
Guidetti is a strong advocate for strategic planning, intelligence, and information-sharing, and has participated on several inter-agency task forces. While assigned to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Joint Terrorism Task Force following the attacks on September 11, 2001, he was selected by the U.S. Department of Justice to play a critical role in the prosecution of the 9/11 conspirator Zacharias Moussaoui, known as the PENTTBOMB investigation. For his efforts, he was awarded the U.S. Attorney General’s Award for Excellence in Furthering National Security, and the NJSP Trooper of the Year Award.
He earned a Master of Arts degree in Homeland Defense and Security studies from the Naval Postgraduate School, a Master of Arts degree in education from Seton Hall University, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Montclair State University. He also is a current member of the International Chiefs of Police Committee on Terrorism.