NASCPC LEADERSHIP TEAM
CHIEF FRANK KITZEROW
MPA - President
Chief Frank Kitzerow is a nationally recognized expert in the school safety arena. He is the former Chief of Police and School Safety Specialist for the Palm Beach County School District Police Department and was responsible for the safety and security in the 10th largest school district in the U.S., consisting of 187 schools, 197,000 students, and over 20,000 employees, encompassing a culturally diverse county of approximately 2,300 square miles.
Following the tragic events at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Chief Kitzerow developed and implemented a benchmark-setting, comprehensive school safety ecosystem that leverages prevention, intervention, and diversion strategies, coupled with progressive emergency response initiatives.
Chief Kitzerow has more than 40 years of law enforcement experience, including 18 years as a progressive, successful police chief. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management and a Master's Degree in Public Administration. Chief Kitzerow is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia.
CHIEF DAN ALEXANDER
Chief Dan Alexander is a career law enforcement officer. with more than 32 years of experience, including 18 years as an accomplished, well-tenured, and respected police chief. He led two municipal departments currently serves as the Chief of Police for one of the nation's largest school districts.
Chief Alexander has a proven track record of developing and implementing strategies and processes to enhance organizational efficiency, promote accountability, increase collaboration, strengthen communication, leverage technology, refine processes and increase safety. He worked with Chief Kitzerow to operationalize a unique and robust school safety ecosystem following the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy.
Chief Alexander holds a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice, and a Master's Degree in Business Administration, from the University of Florida. Chief Alexander is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia.
Secretary / Treasurer
Deputy Chief Robin Griffin began her law enforcement career in 1987, working her way through the ranks, having served in several capacities, including police dispatcher, trainer, officer, field training officer, police sergeant, police lieutenant, and police major. She has served as the keynote speaker at many police graduations in addition to being an accomplished academic instructor for the Palm Beach State College Police Academy. In her current role as the Deputy Chief for the Florida Atlantic University Police Department, she oversees police services for five campuses from Broward County to St. Lucie County, Florida.
Deputy Chief Griffin graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors's Degree in Organizational Management. She also holds a Master's Degree in Public Administration, as well as a Master's Degree in Psychology and Mental Health Counseling. Deputy Chief Griffin is continuing her educational journey as an ABD in Forensic Psychology.