Donald Wilson, CFI

Nike, District Loss Prevention Manager

Why did you join IAI?

To provide a litigation attorney’s voice to the ongoing IAI discussion.

Why did you become a Certified Forensic Interviewer (CFI)?

I was interested in having a certification for my profession in the main role for my position. I also need the certification for my new Company

What was the most difficult challenge you came across while preparing for the CFI exam?

Finding time to study in between working in the field was the hardest part of preparing.

Do you use social media? If so which ones?

Yes, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

What are you passionate about?

I am passionate about the Loss Prevention field and investigations. I am also passionate about sports (Ohio State, all Cleveland sports!) and coaching youth sports that my kids play!

Who do you most admire? Who is your favorite person? Why?

I most admire my mother. She was able to survive growing up in the heart of intercity Cleveland Ohio, got herself to college and did everything she possibly could to set her two children up for better lives. She pushed me extremely hard which at the time seem painful, however now I see that without her pushing I would have no idea where I would be today.

If you could trade places for a day with anyone, who would it be?

The President of the US to see what it is like to run the country.

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring?

Lighter, Knife, and a Water Filter

What’s your favorite movie?

Any Comic Book / Superhero movie