Novi Police Sgt. Amanda Kulikowski graduates from Eastern Michigan University's School of Police Staff and Command Executive Leadership Program
Release date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Contact: David E. Molloy, Director of Public Safety/Chief of Police 248-347-0504
Novi Police Sgt. Amanda Kulikowski
NOVI, Mich., October 16, 2019 – The Novi Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of Sgt. Amanda Kulikowski from the 35th class of the School of Police Staff and Command Executive Leadership Program at Eastern Michigan University. Kulikowski was joined by 45 other law enforcement professionals representing 38 different communities from throughout Michigan.
“The SPSC program provides excellent leadership and problem solving skills,” said Kulikowski. “I am very proud of my accomplishment and look forward to bringing my new skills back to the Novi Police Department and implementing them throughout the organization.”
The School of Police Staff and Command Executive Leadership Program provides upper-level academic instruction in a total of five core, or mandatory blocks of instruction and utilizes over 30 additional optional blocks of instruction during each session. Major topics of study include Leadership Development, Planning and Decision Making, Human Resource Management, Administration of the Police Agency, and Critical Incidents and Homeland Security. The program has graduated over 2,000 students since its creation in 1985.
“I am extremely proud of Sgt. Kulikowski’s professional and leadership accomplishments,” said Novi Director of Public Safety/Chief of Police David E. Molloy. “The Staff and Command program prepares our team with the education and training needed to lead the Novi Police Department, while enhancing public trust with the community members of Novi.”
Kulikowski began her career with the Novi Police Department in 2004 after leaving the Detroit Police Department where she was an officer for one year. During her time with the Novi Police Department, she has held numerous assignments, including serving as a field training officer, radar instructor, and an undercover detective with the Drug Enforcement Administration.
For more information about the Novi Police Department, please visit cityofnovi.org