Today we’d like to introduce you to DeMondrè Montgomery.
It’s an honor to speak with you today. Why don’t you give us some details about you and your story. How did you get to where you are today?
My name is DeMondre Montgomery, a community advocate, and lifelong democrat, I am passionate about community awareness and engagement and building health relationships between law enforcement and the youth. I currently help pilot a community policing program in the attempts to get more youth involved in Law Enforcement. Born and raised in Dallas, Texas I attended Cedar Hill ISD schools and graduated from Cedar Hill Collegiate High School ranked one of the best high schools in the State of Texas. I began my career serving at the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office while pursuing his Bachelor’s Degree at Texas A&M Commerce in Organizational Leadership. I was the youngest jailer out of over 3,000 employees within Dallas County Jail. Over the years I have garnered many awards for his outstanding service, including a humanitarian award by the Cedar Hill School district, a volunteer scholar through Congress of the United States and servant leader through The Senate of Texas. I am also the owner and CEO of State Enforcement Protective Services a security company that services the DFW Metroplex and provides free funeral escort services in Dallas County to reduce Dallas residents’ financial burden during unforeseen times.
I’m sure your success has not come easily. What challenges have you had to overcome along the way?
As a young African American male, over the years I have experienced negativity not only in my profession but in my personal life due to my career and age. My biggest obstacle was not allowing negativity or obstacles to prevent me from getting where I wanted to be.
Let’s talk about the work you do. What do you specialize in and why should someone work with you over the competition?
Having had a stellar career in public service, I seek to solidify my law enforcement commitment to serving Dallas County residents by running for Dallas County Constable Office Pct 3. Why choose me? Well, the real question is Why settle for less? I bring an infusion of new perspectives and experiences needed to make the impactful decisions that are critical in leading Dallas County to new frontiers in today’s time. Driven by my guiding principles; Character, Compassion and Commitment, I am ready to work with community organizations, county officials and residents to build a county with a high quality of life and efficient public services that work for the people.
What’s your best piece of advice for readers who desire to find success in their life?
Everything has a timing. Sometimes it’s not a “no,” it’s not right now. Keep going until you are happy in life doing what makes you happy. Don’t allow fear to hinder you from success.
Speaking of success, what does the word mean to you?
Success to me is doing something you enjoy that makes you happy regardless of the financial benefit and the negativity you may receive.
What’s next for you?
After serving as Dallas County Constable for two terms, I plan to run for a state level political seat.
Finally, how can people connect with you if they want to learn more?
Facebook- Montgomery for Dallas County Constable Pct 3