2012 - 2013 Committee and Task Force Chairs and Objectives
Oversee the implementation and administration of the Accreditation Program.
Chair: Harry C. Kinne, III
5 Rope Ferry Road, #6156
Hanover, NH 03755-1420
(603) 646-4000 ; Fax: (603) 646-1603
Board Liaison: William Taylor
Education and Learning
Develop, monitor and deliver topical training workshops to be sponsored by IACLEA or in partnership with other professional associations; develop the education program for the Annual Conference. Develop a prioritized list of as many topics as possible that would be suitable for a web-based training medium. Identify one to three experienced instructors for each identified topic.
Chair: Richard Tupper
2001 South Summit Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57197
(605) 274-4499; Fax: (605) 274-4405
Executive Institute Advisory Group
Coordinate the multi-day Executive Management Program designed to train current and newly appointed chiefs of police, directors of public safety, directors of security, command personnel, etc. The curriculum to consist of leadership and management topics pertaining to a campus environment.
Chair: Daniel McAleer
1819 Hinman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60208-1320
(847) 467-3650; Fax: (847) 491-4931
Vice Chair: To Be Determined
Expand training via the web and emerging technologies of campus public safety professionals by delivering live and multi-media professional development programs.
Chair: Ben Hunter
4600 N. Sunset Avenue
Indianapolis , IN 46208
(317) 940-9982: Fax: (317) 940-6578
Develop the education program for the Annual Conference. Select the speakers for the General Sessions and workshops.
Chair: James Overton
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125-3393
(617) 287-7799; Fax: (617) 287-7785
Board Liaison: Paul Verrecchia
Awards and Recognition
Solicit and review candidates nominated for the various awards, recognition, and scholarships; select annual award recipients; identify new criteria to honor accomplishments of members; and recommend new scholarships and or awards to the Board of Directors, as appropriate.
Chair: Eric Heath
University of Chicago
6054 South Drexel Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637-1401
Board Liaison: Randy Burba
Campus Crime Prevention
Develop a network of crime prevention specialists; solicit crime prevention articles for the CLEJ and presenters for the annual and mid year conference; research and post campus crime prevention links on the IACLEA Web site; develop training topics for web based educational programs.
Chair: Scott VanScoy
California State University at Northridge
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8282
(818) 677-2764; Fax: (818) 677-5816
Board Liaison: Pierre Barbarie
Identifies emerging trends and best practices in campus preparedness for man-made and natural disasters. Oversees the Critical Incident Management training program supported by funding from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and oversees the final evaluative report on activities under the grant. Seeks opportunities to partner with other entities to develop and promote an all-hazards approach to Emergency Preparedness and Campus Safety.
Chair: Frank Zebedis
526 Myrtle Drive
Rock Hill, SC 29733
(803) 323-3499; Fax: (803) 323-202
Board Liaison: John Carter
Monitor and respond to proposed and enacted legislation impacting upon campus law enforcement or security in the U.S. and Canada; establish and maintain appropriate governmental and inter-organizational liaisons; develop and implement a system of state and provincial liaisons providing direct communication links; provide assistance to and advocacy for state or provincial legislative initiatives; develop programs to help member agencies respond to federal regulations affecting crime data and compliance with crime awareness laws. Seek development of communications with International Member Institutional Representatives to support their government relations programs.
Chair: Michael Webster
2 College Hill
Westminster, MD 21157- 4390
(410) 857-2202; Fax: (410)-871-2283
Vice Chair: Gary Lyle
Anne Arundel Community College Department of Public Safety
101 College Parkway Arnold, MD 21012-1895
(410) 777.2836 Fax: (410) 777.2544
Staff Liaison: Lisa Phillips
Identify candidates from the membership for nomination to vacant positions on the board of directors.
Chair: Paul V. Verrecchia
College of Charleston
81-B St. Philip Street
Charleston, SC 29424
(843) 953-5615; Fax: (843) 953-5132
Staff Liaison: Priscilla Shisler
Membership Development and Retention
Stimulate IACLEA membership growth through outreach to non-member institutions. Provide resources, networking opportunities and mentoring relationships in an effort to equip new members with the tools necessary to adapt to the rigors of campus public safety. Increased organizational membership, new member retention and networking through regional, annual, and mid-year conferences will be key elements for success.
Chair: James Lyon
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
(773) 442-4100; Fax: (773) 442-4110
Board Liaison: Thomas Saccenti
Corporate Partner Advisory Committee
Provide feedback to the Association on the operation of the Corporate Partnership Program. Suggest new marketing strategies, and communication/technology enhancements to increase value. Assist with implementing changes to the program, as approved by the Board of directors. Advise on content expertise and funding for the Association’s strategic objectives and projects.
Chair: Glenn Rosenberg
AlliedBarton Security Services
320 Whittington Parkway, Ste. 104r
Louisville, KY 40222
Staff Liaison: Susan Koczka
Two Year Institution Committee
Develop and recommend to the Board of Directors new programs, training, and services designed specifically for two year institutions.
Chair: Cleveland Smith
Anne Arundel Community College
101 College Parkway
Arnold, MD 21012-1895
(410) 777-1190; Fax: (410) 777-2544
Board Liaison: Terry McCauley
Assist staff with the implementation of the Strategic Communications Plan. Oversee and coordinate the Association’s external communications strategies and programs. Identify new initiatives and monitor existing programs to enhance communications and information-sharing with internal and external audiences. Develop a Crisis Communications Plan.
Chair: Vickie Weaver
2083 Lawrenceville Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-3001
(609) 896-5049; Fax: (609) 896-0836
Staff Liaison: Chris Blake
Command-Level TrainingTask Force
Assist staff in developing and piloting a multi-day course program aimed at and intended to prepare first line supervisors for command level responsibility. The development of this course program is a need identified by IACLEA members to prepare the first line supervisors for the key responsibilities of command/mid-level management during critical incidents or the everyday administration of a campus public safety agency.
Chair: Emil Fioravanti
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
(508) 999-8106; FAX: (508) 999-8122
Board Liaison: David Perry
Board Representatives to other Associations and Work Groups:
Coalition of Higher Education Associations for Substance Abuse Prevention (formerly the Inter-Association Task Force on Alochol and Other Substance Abuse
National Crime Prevention Council
Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education
NASPA Enough is Enough Campaign
Bureau of Justice Statistics Survey