Daniel Bean is a senior program associate working with the National PREA Resource Center (PRC) working primarily with the Field Training Program.
Prior to joining the PRC, Daniel was the assistant jail superintendent at the York County (ME) Sheriff’s Office and was responsible for overseeing training and conducting investigations. During his last year with the Sheriff’s Office, Daniel was the acting jail superintendent.
Previously, Daniel was a police officer for the Wells Police Department where he worked for nearly 18 years. During this time, Daniel worked a number of assignments which included detective, school resource officer, and patrol sergeant. Daniel worked to create and maintain positive relationships between young people and law enforcement to help reduce the likelihood of them becoming involved in the justice system.
Daniel holds an Associate’s Degree in criminal justice, and looks to obtain his Bachelor’s Degree in leadership and organizational studies. Daniel earned his Department of Justice PREA Auditor certification for adult facilities in May of 2018.