Terri Stewart has been named the new Director of Campus Safety at Colgate University, beginning her position in January 2022.

Stewart began her career as a public safety officer and communication specialist at Syracuse University. She was promoted to Director for Training, Customer and Staff Relations and Professional Standards before moving to Texas Southern University as Deputy Chief of Police — a position she subsequently held at the University of the District of Columbia. She has since served as Director and Chief of Police at Trinity University and Ithaca College.

Stewart most recently served as Director of the Department of Campus Safety at Nazareth College. Stewart oversaw a professional staff of 19, responsible for patrol and security, crisis response, Title IX investigations, fire safety and environmental health and safety, as well as security for special events. She has been recognized repeatedly for outstanding service and exemplary achievement, most recently at Nazareth, where the Undergraduate Student Association honored her commitment to promoting, supporting and advocating for equity and social justice.