Mo Canady is the Executive Director of the National Association of School Resource Officers. Mr. Canady is a former Lieutenant with the City of Hoover Police Department in Hoover, Alabama. After a 25-year career, Mo retired from the Hoover Police Department in 2011. The last 12 years of his career were spent as the commander of the School Services Division which provided services to over 13,000 students. Mo has been a Law Enforcement Instructor since 1993. He has taught such courses as Evidence Photography, Fingerprinting and Tactical Response to School Shootings and Student Violence. He is also a former member of the Hoover Police Department’s Special Response Team. Mo was appointed as an instructor for the National Association of School Resource Officers in 2001 and a NASRO board member in 2005. He is a past President of the Alabama Association of School Resource Officers. On February 1, 2011, Mo became the Executive Director for the National Association of School Resource Officers.