Chief Robert Connolly leads the Georgia Tech Police Department and is responsible for the safety and security of the Institute, as well as the strategic direction of the Department.
Interim Deputy Chief Frank Trammer leads the Patrol Division, managing the most visible unit of the Department. Patrol officers provide proactive police patrols and first response to emergencies.
Captain Carla Cook leads the Administrative Division, managing all crime prevention activities as well as specialized areas of support for the Department such as training, physical security, property and evidence, and records.
Captain Tony Leonard leads all Criminal Investigations, following up on all crimes committed against persons or property and securing convictions whenever possible.
Captain Marcus Walton leads all initiatives for pedestrian and vehicle safety, as well as special projects including coordination of third party security.
Director of Emergency Preparedness Will Smith is responsible for preparing the Institute for potential disasters, including the Institute’s Emergency Action Plans. Mr. Smith also provides leadership for the GTPD’s Operations Center activities.