Paul Valentino currently resides in Central Florida and is the academic dean for Remington College Knoxville. While he has been in adult and post-secondary education for more than 25 years, Paul is also a retired police chief with more than 30 years of public safety experience in special operations, management, education, training, organizational development, strategic planning, professional compliance, specialized investigations and leadership.
In addition to being a certified law enforcement officer in both police and corrections, Paul has a master's degree in criminal justice administration and a master's level certificate in human resources management. He is also a certified law enforcement instructor in the state of Florida.
Paul has a steadfast dedication to his work, pursuing organizational excellence and remaining steadfast to mission-specific goals and academic success. He is also a Board Member Director for Wounded Warriors Outdoor Adventures, a nonprofit organization that provides service to military veterans, first responders and their families.
In his leisure, he spends time with his wife Janette, three children Kevin, Alyssa, Ashley, and their seven grandchildren Jake, Jaiden, Brantley, William, Lilly, Amelia and Bryson.
He enjoys hunting, fishing, camping and spending time in upstate New York with the Wounded Warrior’s Outdoor Adventures community.