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Colonel Gary Vowell serves as the Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety and holds the rank of Colonel with the Georgia State Patrol.
Lieutenant Colonel Chris Wright serves as the Deputy Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety.
Lieutenant Colonel Tommy Waldrop oversees the Supports Operations Division of the Department of Public Safety.
Major Kevin Rexroat serves as the Executive Officer to the Commissioner, as well as oversees Administrative Services, Computer Services, DPS Security and Supply as the Headquarters Adjutant.
Major Mark Hambert oversees the North Division of the Georgia State Patrol uniformed operations in Troop A, B, C, D and E.
Major William Hitchens, III oversees the South Division of the Georgia State Patrol uniformed operations in Troops F, G, H and I.
Major Mark Perry oversees the Chief Financial Officer's Office provides fiscal support for the Department of Public Safety.
Major Jeremy Vickery is the commanding officer of the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD).
Captain James D. Wicker is the Director of the Capitol Police Division in Atlanta, which includes Capitol Police Services, Capitol Square Security and Georgia State Patrol Post 50 Capitol Hill.
Captain Garrett Fiveash serves as the Director of the Department of Public Safety Training Division.