Keith Hummel

Associate Director of Safety Services

Responsibilities

Chief Keith Hummel is an Associate Director of Safety Services for J.A. Montgomery Consulting. He provides safety and loss control consulting services for Law Enforcement agencies within Municipal and County Entities. The services provided address elements of a uniform consulting plan; which include training, accreditation plans, loss analysis, regulatory compliance and on-site consultation and inspection. Chief Hummel serves as a liaison to the MEL Safety & Education Committee and offers advice on law enforcement exposures and controls.

Background

Chief Hummel joined J.A. Montgomery Consulting in May, 2017. Prior to joining, he was the former Police Chief and Emergency Management Coordinator of Voorhees Township, located in Camden County, New Jersey. He first started with the Voorhees Police Department in 1980 and progressed through all of the Department’s ranks. In 1998, he was appointed to the position of police chief and maintained that position until he retired in the summer of 2012.

Chief Hummel was the former president of the Camden County Police Chiefs Association and served on the Legal Aid and Arbitration, and Education Committees. He also served on the Camden County Communications Radio Advisory Board and the NJSCOP Command and Leadership Advisory Committee.

During Chief Hummel’s career as an instructor, he taught classes on leadership, first line supervision, personnel management, risk management, criminology, career survival, CPR, firearms, use of force, decision making, and Internet crime.

Education

  • Rowan University – Bachelor of Arts in Law/Justice
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University – Masters in Administrative Sciences
  • Attended the FBI National Academy (201st), the New Jersey State Chiefs of Police Command and Leadership Program, and the Center for Management Development at Rutgers University