The Director of the Office of Public Safety at Western Illinois University will soon have more time to spend with his family and on his motorcycle.
Robert Fitzgerald will retire from his position as OPS director on March 31. He said there comes an age and a time when things must be turned over to the younger people.
“After 40 years in law enforcement … I have no regrets,” Fitzgerald said. “It was a good time for me financially and in my career for me to leave.”
Fitzgerald was charge of public safety at WIU for 15 years.