Professor/Coordinator of L.E. Academy
Office: BIS 539
Phone: (231) 591-5865
E-mail: [email protected]
Wednesday: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm (Bishop)
Friday: 4:00 – 5:00 pm SWC 102 (LE Academy)
Western Michigan University, Ph.D-Educational Leadership
Michigan State University, MS-Criminal Justice Administration
Wayne State University, BS-Criminal Justice
Macomb Community College, AAS-Law Enforcement
Graduate of the Law Enforcement Executive Leadership Institute (Center for Police Executive
Experience: Served for twenty-six and a half years with the Sterling Heights, MI Police Department, the fourth largest city in Michigan, with progressive management and administrative experience leading to the rank of Lieutenant. Served in the following assignments: Commander of the Training Division & Field Training Officer program, Patrol Shift Commander, Detective Sergeant - Criminal Investigations Division and Youth Bureau, Sergeant - Road Patrol, Supervisor - Records & Computer Services Division, Supervisor - Communications Bureau, Detective - Special Investigations Division (Office of the Chief), and Patrol Officer.
Law Enforcement Issues, Police Management & Administration, Criminal Investigations, Police Patrol Operations, Organizational Behavior in Criminal Justice, Police Leadership Development, Police Response to Domestic Violence, Problem-Based Learning (PBL) in Police Training Environments, and Police Training Officer (PTO) Programs.
Professional Interests: Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Midwestern Criminal Justice Association, International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association, Police Society for Problem-Based Learning, and the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training.