Evan Keats joined CPS full-time in March of 2015 as the Director of Strategic Development supporting the company's 21st century policing initiatives.
Prior to joining our team, he spent more than a decade in law enforcement as a Communications Officer on the municipal, county and federal levels. Evan was instrumental in advocating, designing and implementing both inter-departmental and web-based initiatives which were recognized by the IACP for his innovative policing approach.
During his tenure, Evan has received several commendations and unit citations for his various roles he's served. In addition, he has spent over a decade as an Emergency Medical Technician with certifications in: Advanced Law Enforcement and Tactical Communications, Crisis Intervention, Emergency Preparedness, Hostage Negotiations and Incident Command. He has previously held Top Secret Security Clearance through the FBI.
Evan graduated from Monmouth University in 1999 and spent several years in the private sector creating brand awareness for multi-million dollar, Fortune 500 accounts and major league sports teams including Dr Pepper and the New York Jets.
Additionally, Evan is an accomplished Creative Director and Graphic Designer with over 15 years' experience creating visually stunning media for both the private and public sectors; his work has been featured on: billboards, magazines, advertisements, websites and various social media platforms.