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The  management staff of Public Safety is led by an Assistant Vice President and a Senior Associate Director who oversee the department.  Two Associate Directors oversee the sections of Operations and Emergency Preparedness and are supported by the four Assistant Directors.  The management staff includes seasoned public safety professionals with prior municipal, state or federal law enforcement command experience.  
  • John deangelisJohn DeAngelis, Assistant Vice President of
  • Public Safety and Environmental Health and Safety 


  • Michael porterMichael Porter, Associate Director, Emergency Preparedness / Assistant Chief 
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                        Robert Wilson, Assistant Director / Investigations
                                                  Steve Durkin, Assistant Director, Operations                        
                                                  Joseph Rinaldi,  Assistant Director, Operations
                                                  Malissa Garner, Administrative Assistant  
There are two Lieutenants who are responsible for Platoon Supervision.