Edward Lepre, C-SAPA (Ed)
President and CEO
Edward V. Lepre C-SAPA, the President of DISA – Formerly International Drug Detection, was selected by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as the 2012 Louisana State Small Business Person of the Year. Ed, who has more than 25 years of law enforcement and investigation experience, was selected by the SBA for his hard work, innovative ideas and dedication to his community.
During his tenure of service as a police officer, Ed earned several awards and accommodations including being named as "Law Officer of the Year" in 1990. Since 1992, he has been in the drug-free work industry and has earned the prestigious C-SAPA designation. In addition, Ed is a national award-winning K-9 handler who has trained police patrol K-9s and narcotic drug detection K-9s. He and his experienced staff have conducted numerous searches onshore and offshore for many fortune 500 companies.
He is also the author of the 64-page book "Keys to Creating a Drug-Free Workplace" that provides his clients and their employees with a basic understanding of how substance abuse affects everyone.