Public Safety

Bill Lafferty

Assistant Vice President of College Life/Executive Director of Public Safety

Department of Public Safety



Campus Box 2442



300 N. Washington Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400
Bill began his time at Gettysburg in December of 2000 and is currently responsible for the management and supervision of the department of Safety and Security and the Office of Greek Organizations. Bill came from Villanova University where he was the Associate Director of Public Safety. At Villanova, Bill also earned a masters degree in Criminal Justice Administration. Prior to his experience at Villanova, Bill served in the Air Force as a Military Police-person. Bill earned his bachelors degree at Eastern University in Organizational Management, and is married with one son. Bill's leadership philosophy is to leave Gettysburg College's department of Safety and Security a much better place than the way he found it.


BA Eastern University,
MS Villanova University,