As a senior security consultant and core employee with Verizon Communications, Emblez Longoria is responsible for the protection of company assets and management of security resources. In addition to his certification in security management and training, he is actively engaged in security organizations such as ASIS International. Emblez Longoria contributed to the examination content as part of the professional certification board at ASIS International. ASIS International is a global organization that joins security professionals from all around the world who aim to advance their career. The organization offers various services such as educational programs and events to support security experts from various industries. In November 2020, ASIS International launched a special grant program to support struggling security professionals whose jobs were negatively affected by the coronavirus pandemic. More than 120 grants totaling more than $100,000 were offered to ASIS members to facilitate their membership renewal for free. Additionally, more than 20 percent of awarded grants were used to access online certification study programs.