Kendra Howell

howell kendraCaptain, Administration Division- Support Services Bureau


Captain Kendra Howell is the Commander of the Administration Division. Captain Kendra Howell is a native of Wayne County, North Carolina. She began her career with the Wilson Police Department in October 1993. During her years with our department, Kendra has been a part of the following divisions/functions: training officer, former SRT member, Honor Guard member, juvenile detective, Patrol and Administrative Sergeant, former Accreditation Manager and Patrol Commander for eight years. ¬†Kendra earned her BS degree in Science from East Carolina University. Additionally, Kendra earned her Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice Public Administration in May 2012 from Methodist University. She is a certified instructor through North Carolina Training and Standards commission. She currently teaches juvenile law, mental illness and developmental disability, and first line supervision.