Safety and Security

The Department of Campus Safety and Security (DCSS) is committed to protecting the MMC community through community policing practices and community education with regard to individuals and their property. Campus safety also requires a commitment from the community to take responsibility to report crimes and suspicious activities, and by practicing good and practical crime prevention techniques.

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The men and women of the DCSS are committed to the highest standards of professionalism and service. As always, we welcome feedback on how we can better provide a high degree of service to you.


Administrative Staff

Departmental Contact Number - 615.327.6254

Theresa McKinnon, M.B.A., M.S.
Chief and Director

Darrell Pannell, B.S.
Captain and Operations Manager

Sylvia Russell, B.S.
Administrative Lieutenant
Tana Ares
Sergeant/Key Control and Access Manager

Nakita Nation
Administrative Assistant Sr.

Daisy Buggs, B.S.