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Jul 2

The Plan to Reopen Campus

Roaring Return

Lindenwood University has implemented a phased return to campus and will begin the fall semester as scheduled on August 24. Lindenwood personnel and offices continue to be available for business by telephone and email. Please visit for continued updates and information about health and safety policies. Resources for faculty preparing courses for the Roaring Return can be located at

Public Safety & Security Staff

Wade O’Heron

Wade O’HeronWade O’Heron serves as the assistant director of Public Safety & Security. Prior to working for Lindenwood, he served as a law enforcement officer in Lincoln County, Mo. During his career, he served as a patrol officer, school resource officer, DARE instructor, and a narcotics detective. Wade was also assigned to the D.E.A. and A.T.F. as a task force officer. Wade has earned a B.A in Educational Studies and an M.A. in Educational Technology from Lindenwood.

“I am proud to represent the Office of Public Safety & Security and continuously look forward to meeting the needs of the university community”

Jose Obando

Jose ObandoReporting to the Director of Public Safety and Security, Jose  works collaboratively with various stakeholders at Lindenwood to ensure the institution’s compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and associated regulations. The Clery Act provides transparency around campus crime policy and statistics. Jose comes to Lindenwood with 26 years of Law Enforcement experience to include a diverse background in enforcement, compliance and training platforms. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Saint Louis University and a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice Administration from Lindenwood University.

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301