Brad Seifers

University Director for Emergency Management and Continuity; Support Services

IU Public Safety; Emergency Management and Continuity


  • Master's degree in performance improvement, Grantham University
  • Bachelor's degree in criminal Justice, Grantham University
  • IU Police Academy 


Brad Seifers began his role as the administrative lieutenant in the superintendent’s office in January, 2018. He took on the responsibilities of interim university director of Emergency Management and Continuity later in the year and was then promoted to university director for EMC; Support Services. As director of support services, he is primarily responsible for managing EMC, the accreditation process for the Indiana University Police Department, special projects, public safety communications and IUPD technology. He also serves as an internal affairs investigator, a member of the personal security detail. He started his law enforcement career at Indiana University as a police cadet in 1993.

From 1995 to 2003, Seifers worked for the City of Marion, Ind. police department. From 2003 to 2018 he worked for the City of Bloomington police department and retired as a lieutenant. During his law enforcement career he has served as a sergeant and lieutenant in both patrol and detective divisions. He has also served The United States Army for more than 25 years and his current assignment is the brigade command sergeant major for the 219th Engineer Brigade headquartered in Johnson County, Ind.