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Lt. Colonel Mike Noel

Assistant Superintendent / Chief of Staff

7919 Independence Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Biography Information

Lieutenant Colonel Mike Noel was named Assistant Superintendent/Chief of Staff by Colonel Kevin Reeves, State Police Superintendent, in June 2017. As the Assistant Superintendent, LTC Noel is responsible for carrying out the executive level responsibilities and day-to-day operations of the Department overseeing 2,800 employees and a budget in excess of $400 million.

LTC Noel has been with State Police for over 27 years. Prior to being appointed to Assistant Superintendent, LTC Noel served as the Command Inspector of the Gaming Enforcement Division. LTC Noel served and gained experience for over 17 years in that section where he worked to fulfill the agencies statutory responsibilities regulating Louisiana's 3 billion dollar gaming industry. During his career, LTC Noel also served in Patrol, Criminal Investigations, and Support.

As a senior member of the Department, LTC Noel participated in the Department's Leadership Development Courses as an instructor helping facilitate leadership skills to other members of the agency. LTC Noel is a graduate of LSU with a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and a Master's Degree in Public Administration. He is the recipient of numerous commendations and awards, including the Professional Excellence Award and Meritorious Service Award.