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.