About the Chief

Chief Lugar has worked for over 30 years in law enforcement. He came to Carilion Clinic as Chief of Police and Director of Police and Security Services in 2008. He started his career in law enforcement with the Roanoke Police Department.

Chief Lugar worked his way up through the ranks from the patrol division to the Criminal Investigations Division. He retired form the Roanoke Police Department as the Deputy Chief of Police. Chief Lugar takes a community oriented policing approach to effectively provide the best services for the community, whether it is in a municipal or private setting. He believes that officers should provide the best professional service possible for the communities in which they serve.

Chief Lugar is a graduate of Liberty University, the National FBI Academy, and the Professional Executive Leadership School through the Robyn’s School of Business at the University of Richmond.