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Major Loyd Stewart 


·    Troy State University, Troy, AL - Master of Public Administration, graduated 2009

·    Warner Southern College, Lake Wales, FL - Bachelor of Arts, Organizational Management, graduated 2003

·    Polk Community College, Winter Haven, FL - Associate in Arts, Liberal Arts, graduated 2001

Professional Experience:

·    2015 – Promoted to Major - Serving as Safe Schools Division Commander

·    2011 – Promoted to Captain - Served as Bureau Commander for Safe Schools and District Commander

·    2005 – Promoted to Lieutenant - Served in Patrol, Investigations, Animal Control

·    2002 – Promoted to Sergeant - Served in Patrol and Investigations

·    1990 – Present - Polk County Sheriff’s Office

Professional Certifications, Memberships & Affiliations:

·    Graduate of Florida State University Certified Public Manager Program

·    Designated Florida Certified Public Manager - 2008

·    Graduate of the Southern Police Institute, 119th Administrative Officers Course - University of Louisville, Kentucky – 2008

·    Graduate of Leadership in Police Organizations Program, International Association of Chiefs of Police – 2006

·    Graduate of the Police Executive Research Forum's 60th Session of the Senior Management Institute for Police - 2015

Community/Civic Affiliations:

·    National Sheriff’s Association, Current Member

·    Southern Police Institute Alumni Association, Inc., Current Member

·    Polk County Police Chiefs Association, Current Member

·    Fraternal Order of Police, Current Member

·    Lakeland North Rotary Club, Paul Harris Fellow and Current Member

·    New Life Assembly of God, Current Member

·    Board of Directors, Children’s Home Society Greater Lakeland, Former Member

·    Board of Directors, Imperial Polk Credit Union, Past Member

·    Children’s Home Society, Past Member of Advisory Committee