Sean F. Kelly, Director of Services and Senior Consultant, holds a Master’s Degree from Southern New Hampshire University and a Bachelor’s Degree from Springfield College; he is a graduate of the FBI National Academy 201st Session and the 46th Session of FBI LEEDS. Sean has served in law enforcement since 1987. Mr. Kelly served at various command level positions and assignments over a span of twenty-two years at the Town of Durham Police Department. As the Chief of the Weare, New Hampshire Police Department, Sean oversaw the CALEA Accreditation of the department within nine months of his appointment.
Sean was appointed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police to the Firearms Committee to study, consider, and determine the various methods and means by which crimes involving firearms are committed, along with methods employed by police agencies to solve and reduce the incidence of gun crimes. He has published several articles for the FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, the IACP’s Big Ideas for Smaller Agencies and for New Hampshire Police Standards and Training Council focusing upon Leadership, Internal Affairs, Performance Evaluation, Crowd Control and Law Enforcement Accreditation.
Mr. Kelly was appointed as a residential Fellow to the United States Drug Enforcement Administration’s Leadership Development Unit where he contributed to the leadership training of drug enforcement officers and agents domestically and internationally. Sean served as Team Leader for the Commission on the Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, (CALEA) Inc. and has reviewed the practices, policies, and procedures of more than 50 police agencies seeking national accreditation and recognition.
Mr. Kelly has worked with the United States Department of Justice on the Bureau of Justice Assistance Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative Training Steering Committee and Core Competencies Work Group. As a consultant to the United States Department of Justice, Mr. Kelly worked to develop and deploy the Bureau of Justice Assistance’s Diagnostic Center. As the Director of Services at Municipal Resources Inc., Sean manages projects and provides direct client services.