The HBCU-LEEA, Inc. family would like to welcome FBI SSA Jacques Battiste to the family as the new Director of Public Safety at Xavier University of Louisiana. Chief Battiste took over the department on July 26, 2017.
Chief Battiste was a partner of the HBCU-LEEA family while working with the FBI’s Partnership programs office. For the last 3 years as SSA Battiste, he has been a very instrumental committee member on all Annual Training Committees serving in Washington DC, Daytona Beach, Florida and this year’s conference in New Orleans, Louisiana. Chief Battiste brings over 20 years of experience as an FBI agent to the historical campus of Xavier University in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he is also an alumnus.