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Ken DeFoor

Board Member

Ken DeFoor began his law enforcement career when he graduated from the Houston Police Academy in 1958. Retired Captain of HPD, DuFoor successfully held numerous positions including Criminal Investigator, Homicide Detective, Lieutenant of Patrol and Captain/ Division Commander and pilot of HPD’s Helicopter Patrol. In addition, he established HPD’s Scuba Diving Team. DuFoor went on to become Chief of Police for the Dayton Police Department and now serves in the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office.

DuFoor’s private endeavors included serving as a bodyguard for the President of Exxon and running his own business as a private investigator. When Ken wasn’t busy with his law enforcement career, he appeared in movie such as “Hope” with Goldie Hawn and “Infamous” with Sandra Bullock.

Ken enjoys antique cars, motorcycles, camping, treasure hunting and spending time with his family.