Carl Chinn is a national security spokesman, and the president of the Faith Based Security Network. He has addressed law-enforcement, security professionals and ministry leaders in 40 states. Carl was a Building Engineer at Focus on the Family for 9 years. In May 1996, a gunman entered Focus on the Family, taking Carl and 3 others hostage. After the crisis was resolved, a passion ignited in Carl for security within religious organizations. He began researching and tracking violent attacks against churches and ministries. In 2012, Carl released his book, Evil Invades Sanctuary.He and his wife Dina have been married for over 40 years, and have 5 children and 20 grandchildren.