Mr. West served 4 years of Active Duty in the United States Marine Corps where he advanced to the rank of Sergeant. After being honorably discharged from active duty he worked at a maximum security prison for the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) for 7 years serving in multiple roles. Mr. West left the MDOC for a position as a School Safety and Security Coordinator at a large High School in Michigan. In 2008 Mr. West moved to Nashville with his wife and accepted a position at Fisk University. He has served as the Department of Campus Safety’s Chief/Director since 2009. He is responsible for the overall operations of the Campus Safety department, as well as the development and implementation of all aspects of emergency management planning and response.
Chief/Director of Campus Safety
1000 17th Ave. North, Carnegie Hall
Nashville, TN 37208