Command Staff

The Watauga Police Department Command Staff is comprised of the Chief of Police, the Assistant Chief of Police, and Two Lieutenants.

Chief Fowler Chief of Police - Glen Fowler
Chief Fowler was sworn in as the Chief of Police for the City of Watauga Police Department on December 1, 2014. Chief Fowler comes to Watauga with over 33 years of experience in Law Enforcement. Chief Fowler oversees all operations within the Watauga Police Department.

Assistant Chief - Robert Parker

Chief Parker is responsible for reviewing and monitoring all police department personnel including officers, support services, and administrative staff. He also prepares and oversees the departmental budget and reviews proposals and makes necessary recommendations as to the courses of action to the City Manager and City Council. Chief Parker has over 23 years of experience in Law Enforcement.

Administrative Lieutenant - Keith Hartman

Lieutenant Hartman has over 17 years experience in Law Enforcement. He is currently assigned to oversee the administrative division of the Watauga Police Department, he is responsible for: Criminal Investigations, Warrant Officer, Chaplin Program, School Resources, Community Services and the Recognition Program.

Operations Lieutenant - Marty Galchutt

Lieutenant Galchutt has over 25 years experience in Law Enforcement.  He is currently over the operations division of the Watauga Police Department and oversees:  Patrol, Traffic/Motors, K-9 and Animal Control.