Safety & Security

Deerfield’s security officers are on the job 24/7 to ensure the safety and security of all people in the Deerfield Academy community.

24/7 Help Line: 413-772-9880

You can contact the Security Office at any time if you feel unsafe or require assistance both on- or off-campus. In the case of fire or medical emergencies, first call 911 and then call Security’s cell phone at 413-772-9880.



  1. Ambo, Brandon

    Security Officer
  2. Carney, John

    Security Officer
  3. Devlin, Scott

    Security Officer
  4. Dion, James

    Security Officer
  5. Garey, Curtis

    Security Officer
  6. Gendron, David

    Director of Safety and Security
  7. Karbon, David

    Security Officer
  8. Krauss, Ethan

    Security Officer
  9. Kurtyka, Kane

    Security Officer
  10. Lapointe, Michael

    Security Officer
  11. MacDougall, Christopher

    Assistant Director of Safety & Security
  12. Packard, Christian

    Security Officer
  13. Parker, Shauntel

    Security Officer
  14. Shearer, Melinda

    Security Officer
  15. Shulda, Brooke

    Security Officer

Frequently Asked Questions

Call security at (413) 774-1558 (extension 1558) or 772-9880.

Deerfield Academy has a comprehensive emergency notification system that notifies the campus community of dangerous weather, hazardous material spills, and other active threats on campus. The notifications only apply to emergency situations or conditions that pose an immediate or imminent threat to the safety of the campus community or could significantly disrupt its activities.

Emergency notification methods include: emergency text messaging (add your cell phone number to the list with our cell phone emergency notification form), outdoor sirens, emergency emails, and alerts on the Daily Bulletin.

Contact Safety & Security
413-772-9880 (24hr)

Main School Building, Basement
Mon–Sun, 24 hours

PO Box 87
Deerfield, MA 01342