The National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) Announces New Deputy Director
[Alexandria, VA]Vera Bumpers, President of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE), announced today that Keenon James has joined NOBLE as its new Deputy Director.
"We are pleased to welcome Keenon James to the NOBLE family where he will be working closely with our Executive Director, Dwayne Crawford, and our leadership team. Mr. James has over a decade of experience in public policy development, criminal justice research and legislative advocacy. We are confident that the skills he brings to his new role will help NOBLE continue to expand its presence and influence in the law enforcement community," said President Vera Bumpers.
Mr. James joined NOBLE from the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS). Previously, he worked for The Pew Charitable Trusts and the North Carolina Sheriffs' Association. Mr. James is a graduate of North Carolina Central University.
About the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives
Since 1976, The National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) has served as the conscience of law enforcement by being committed to justice by action. NOBLE represents over 3,000 members internationally, who are primarily African-American chief executive officers of law enforcement agencies at federal, state, county and municipal levels, other law enforcement administrators, and criminal justice practitioners. For more information, visit http://www.noblenational.org.