Talladega College Appoints New Police Chief

Talladega, Alabama—Talladega College welcomes 18-year veteran of law enforcement, Kevin Gillilan, as the new chief of campus police.  Chief Kevin Gillilan is familiar with policing on a college campus, he previously served as a lieutenant and investigator for the Samford University Department of Public Safety.  "Chief Gillilan brings a level of experience and commitment to our students that match the excellence that has been established at Talladega College these past five years. I am pleased we could attract such a talented individual to the College,” says Jacqueline Paddio, Vice President for Student Affairs.

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About Talladega College

The oldest private Historically Black College in Alabama, Talladega College was founded in 1867 by two former slaves, William Savery and Thomas Tarrant.  The college has an aggressive tradition of bringing the world to Talladega.  Home of the Hale Woodruff Amistad Murals, the murals are on a nationwide tour where it is estimated to be seen by over a half million people.  For more information about Talladega College and the Hale Woodruff's Amistad Murals, visit www.talladega.edu.