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Program Speakers

Program Speakers

New & Aspiring Campus Chiefs and Public Safety Executive Leaders Certificate Program

The certificate program will cover the fundamental information needed to make a successful transition to leading a campus law enforcement and public safety agency. The curriculum will provide valuable insights into the role of the police and public safety executive in an academic setting, the uniqueness and complexities of colleges and universities, campus culture and student expectations, public relations and how to avoid major pitfalls, strategies for building internal partnerships and gaining robust support, crisis and emergency management, mandatory regulatory compliance, round table with federal partners and how to secure resources, roadmap for the first 180 days, IACLEA's mentorship team, program review and prioritization process, and more. Attendees will engage in interactive sessions with high-level subject matter experts and will receive personalized guidance and feedback throughout the program.

The inaugural course will occur virtually from December 5-7, 2023, and is open to any professional wishing to learn about or advance their career in campus law enforcement and public safety.

FEATURED 2023 Program Speakers: 


IACLEA President Paul H. Dean

Chief of Police 

University of New Hampshire

John O

John Ojeisekhoba

Immediate Past President (IACLEA)

Chief of Police 

Biola University

L. Angela Webb

President-Elect (IACLEA)

Associate Vice President of Public Safety 

Rhodes College

Paul Cell

IACLEA Executive Director

Eric Holmes

Chief of Police | Assistant Vice President of Public Safety 

Duquesne University


Dr. Eric S. Plummer

Director-At-Large (IACLEA)

Chief of Police 

Radford University

Kristen Roman

Vice President of Finance (IACLEA)

 Chief of Police | Associate Vice Chancellor

University of Wisconsin-Madison Police Department

James C. Nawoichyk

 Director of Campus Safety and Risk Management

St. Thomas Aquinas College

Rodney Chatman 

North Atlantic Regional Director (IACLEA)

 Chief of Police | Vice President for Public Safety & Emergency Management

Brown University

John Thomas

Director-At-Large (IACLEA)

Chief of Police 

University of California, Los Angeles


Jerry Murphy

Director of Professional Services (IACLEA)

Brenda Velasco

Senior Director of University Communications 

Biola University




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