Ali Mojdehi Acting Director
Ali was born in Iran and moved to Canada after finishing his school and completing his military service in the Iranian Police Services. On his arrival in Canada Ali found an interest in the security field and worked in the public sector as a Security Manager, Investigator and Security advisor for a number of high profile organizations. Ali then moved into the private sector and conducted workshops on conflict management, workplace violence prevention, Threat Assessment and Threat Management for private and public sector employers in both Canada and Australia. Just prior to his arrival at UBC, Ali was appointed to a senior security role for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic.
Ali manages Campus Security’s operations , which is staffed by Patrol Officers who watch over a campus of over 1000 acres of land, including approximately 550 buildings. The Patrol Officers play a key role of being UBC representatives to the community by being visible and vigilant. The campus is patrolled 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, on foot, bike and vehicle. Ali has supported the Security Operations since he started at UBC Campus Security in 2010.
Ali brings over 25 years of experience and knowledge in Law Enforcement and Security to UBC Campus Security.