Judy A. Bradshaw, 2015 – Current Director Bradshaw served as a Police Officer with the Des Moines Police Department for 34 years, retiring after seven years as the Department’s Chief of Police. She holds a Masters of Public Administration from Drake University and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and the Senior Management Institute of Police. Governor Branstad appointed Bradshaw to Director of Iowa Law Enforcement Academy in 2015 after serving one year as the Assistant Director.