Police Foundation Executive Fellow and former Burlington, Vermont Chief of Police Michael Schirling
has been named the first Executive Director of BTV Ignite
, a partnership between US Ignite, a national non-profit organization, and the City of Burlington intended to foster the local development of next-generation internet applications for economic and educational benefit.
Chief Schirling’s selection as Executive Director for BTV Ignite comes only a few months after his retirement in June, 2015, as the Chief of Police for the Burlington Police Department. After 26 years of service to the community with the Burlington Police Department, his desire to serve remains evident. The Police Foundation congratulates Chief Schirling on his new position and looks forward to his continued contributions to policing through the Foundation’s fellowship program.
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