Chief Deputy

 Chief Deputy State Coordinator 

Jack King

Served 30 years as a police officer in Oakland, Calif. and Richmond, Va.  Joined VDEM in April, 2010, as a Deputy State Coordinator.

Positions and Accomplishments:
Served in a number of positions with the Richmond Police Department to include:

  • SWAT Team Commander
  • Bomb Team Commander
  • Officer-in-Charge of the Training Academy
  • Commander of  First Precinct
  • Officer-in-Charge of the Homeland Security Unit
  • Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree from University of Richmond
  • Graduate of the FBI Hazardous Devices School
  • Numerous professional certifications

Jack is married with four children.  He is an Ultra Marathoner and volunteer youth baseball coach