October 14, 2020

Lieutenant promoted within Duke Police Department

The Duke Police Department (PD) celebrated the promotion of David Morgan to Lieutenant with a pinning ceremony on October 6th.  Lt. Morgan has served the Duke University Police Department for 15 years. He was promoted to Security Sergeant in 2008 and has worked for the Global Health Research Building (GHRB), home of the Duke Regional Biocontainment Laboratory (RBL) since 2013. Prior to serving the GHRB, Lt. Morgan worked for the Duke PD squad and Duke University Hospital.

Lt. Morgan was pinned by his wife, Sarah Morgan alongside immediate family members. Additional attendees of the ceremony were members of the Duke PD leadership team, Duke RBL Leadership and RBL Security.

“Officer Morgan consistently demonstrates the highest level of professionalism and commitment to excellence, and his promotion to Lieutenant is well deserved. Under his leadership, the RBL Security Team has become a model for high-containment research facilities." - Scott Alderman, Associate Director of Safety and Operations

RBL Leadership and Security: Gregory Sempowski, Scott Alderman, David Morgan, Don Riley, Michael Marshall, D.J. Cowan

Duke PD Leadership: Chief John Dailey, Assistant Chief James Bjurstrom, Police Major Ronald Evans