Chief Security and Integrity Officer Great Lakes Water Authority
Chief W. Barnett
Jones is currently the Chief Security & Integrity Officer for a regional
Water Authority. He also has over (40) years of professional Law Enforcement
experience and still patrols as a part-time officer.
He is a graduate of the
FBI National Academy, Northwestern University’s School of Staff and Command,
Executive Law Enforcement Training, and a graduate of the United States Secret
Service Dignitary Protection Academy.
served as a law enforcement officer in multi-dimensional capacities ranging
from a line officer, up to and including the role of a county wide policing
agency’s chief law enforcement divisional administrator, and cresting as the
Chief /Administrator of Police, Fire, or Public Safety for multiple cities.
education also includes a Masters’ Degree from Eastern Michigan University, a
Bachelors’ Degree from the University of Michigan-Dearborn, an Associate Degree
from Henry Ford College and he is a State certified fire-fighter.
Barnett Jones is continuing his studies at Madonna University and will graduate
with a Masters’ in Educational Leadership in 2019.
In his spare
time, Chief Jones serves as one of many pastors at his church in Auburn Hills,
A Conversation with Chief W. Barnett Jones, Chief Security and Integrity Officer, Great Lakes Water Authority