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Our leadership team has partnered with the public safety sector’s most decorated and established advocates to ensure that Extra Duty Solutions operates at the highest level of ethical and service standards. Thanks to the dedicated support of our Advisory Board, we always have an ear to the ground to make sure that we possess a clear understanding of the industry’s latest trends, best practices, and unique needs.

Paul Butler
Paul Butler
Law Enforcement Leadership Expert, Retired Chief

Paul Butler is an internationally renowned speaker, presenter, instructor, and entertainer. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication with a concentration in Culture and Communication, as well as an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice. He excels in the areas of motivation, leadership, customer service, and attitude empowerment. During his 27 years of law enforcement, he has been a public servant, training officer, sergeant, crisis negotiator, chief of police, and chief deputy. These opportunities have given him a unique perspective on a vast array of situations and circumstances that many people find themselves in every day. These experiences have helped him to develop the answers to questions and cures to problems most people are facing at work and in life on a continual basis.

Paul became the chief of police of the Aynor Police Department at 22 years of age, making him the youngest police chief in the history of South Carolina. Born and raised on a small farm, his parents served as examples of hard work, common sense, personal responsibility, and respect for self and others. This has played heavily in his success in life and within each organization in which he has served. He believes the power of a positive attitude can take you to the top or help you simply find happiness and pride in the current role you fill. A healthy attitude is often the key to both personal and professional success – this has certainly been the key to Paul’s success.

As Chief Deputy of the Horry County Sheriff’s Office, he was selected to attend the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia in 2005 for the 220th Session. This 10-week, executive level course was host to 250 attendees from all 50 states and 29 countries around the world. Paul was selected by his class to be their graduation day speaker alongside then-FBI Director Robert Mueller. He continues to serve as the official Master of Ceremonies for the FBI National Academy Associates during their annual training conferences, which are held throughout North America.

To increase his outreach, Paul Butler Presentations was formed and he has been traveling the globe speaking, instructing, and entertaining for all types of groups, organizations, and events. He is consistently one of the highest-rated presenters on the market today and comes with strong references and a list of past and future exciting events on his website:

Joey Reynolds
Joey Reynolds
2017 FBI NAA National President, Retired Chief

Chief Joey Reynolds’ successful law enforcement career included serving as a Police Chief in two different communities, Bluffton, SC (5 years) and Lenoir, NC (8 years). Prior to that he spent almost 20 years with the NC Alcohol Law Enforcement rising through the ranks to become an Assistant Director before being appointed the Police Chief in Lenoir.

Reynolds’ formal education includes a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, BA in Public Policy and an AA in Criminal Justice. He is a Certified Public Manager and a graduate of the prestigious FBI National Academy as well as the Administrative Officer’s Management Program through NC State University. He is a Past President of the NC Chapter of the FBINAA and in 2009 was elected to serve on the National Executive Board of the FBI National Academy Associates. In 2017 he served as the Association’s International President. Reynolds is a long time member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, a Life Time Member of the FBINAA and Life Time Member of the NC Association of Chiefs of Police. He is considered an expert in several areas of law enforcement management and has numerous publications in law enforcement journals.

Frank Rodgers
Frank Rodgers
President, The Rodgers Group

Frank E. Rodgers retired as the Deputy Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police at the rank of Lt. Colonel after twenty-five years of service. While serving in the second highest ranking position in the largest police department in the State of New Jersey, he led the Investigations Branch which consisted of in excess of 900 detectives, analysts and scientists assigned to 57 different units, bureaus and sections. A strong advocate of police professionalism, strategic planning and accountability, he initiated and directed a complete restructuring of the organization’s investigative assets predicated on the principles of “Intelligence Led Policing”. During his tenure as the Deputy Superintendent of Investigations, he directed the development of the “Practical Guide to Intelligence Led Policing” which was published by the Center for Policing and Terrorism at the Manhattan Institute and was adopted in February 2009 by the U.S. Department of Justice as a national model for conducting law enforcement operations.

Following his career with the State Police, he was appointed as the first Police Director of the newly formed New Jersey State Park Police in the Department of Environmental Protection. During his tenure in that position, he developed the force of 120 officers who are responsible for protecting the eighteen (18) million annual visitors to the state’s fifty-one (51) parks into a CALEA (Commission on the Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies) nationally recognized and New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police Accredited agency.

In 2008, Rodgers formed his own private consulting company. He was immediately contracted to serve as Team Leader of the baseline capabilities assessment of the national network of seventy-two (72) intelligence fusion centers commissioned by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. To date, the company has been contracted to develop policy, customized training and consulting services to well over three hundred (300) public safety agencies.

In 2008, he was certified as an Assessor for the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) and the New Jersey Law Enforcement Accreditation Program. He is recognized by the Superior Court of the State of New Jersey and the United States District Court as an expert in law enforcement procedures, policy, training and supervision. In 2011, he founded and continues to lead the Center for Public Safety & Security at Stockton University in New Jersey.

In July 2016, Rodgers opened a second company known as the Critical Response Group, Inc. The new company’s efforts focus on the creation of Collaborative Response Graphics® (CRGs®) which are very detailed and geospatially accurate common operating pictures used for planning and emergency response.

Rodgers holds a Master of Arts Degree in Education from Seton Hall University and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy. He is the co-author of a comprehensive published history of the New Jersey State Police and the Internal Affairs Investigations Manual for Investigators. He is also the recipient of the organization’s highest award, the 1990 Trooper of the Year for his investigative work.

To contact Frank Rodgers, please call our office at (732) 279-6657.

Deputy Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police, Retired
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