Mr. Amore has been the Director of Security at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, Massachusetts since 2005. For the past seven years, Mr. Amore has also served as the museum's chief investigator into the 1990 theft of 13 priceless works of art from that museum. He is also the principal owner of Boston Security Associates, a security consulting firm. Prior to joining the Gardner Museum, he was an Assistant Federal Security Director with the Transportation Security Administration, where he worked to rebuild security at Logan International Airport after the attacks of 9/11. He has also served as a Special Agent with the Federal Aviation Administration.
Mr. Amore's columns on homeland security issues have appeared in the Boston Herald.
He is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island and Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.