Gavin Seiler joined the Wichita Police Department in August of 1991. During his twenty-four (24) years with the police department he obtained the ranks of Police Officer, Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, Interim Deputy Police Chief and Deputy Chief.
Gavin received his Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science from Kansas State University. Throughout his law enforcement career he has received numerous awards to include the bronze wreath of merit, the distinguished service award, the life-saving award, the perfect attendance award, the safe driving award and several certificates of commendation. In 2013, he completed the Mini MPA program at Wichita State University and in 2014 he was a member of the Leadership Wichita class.
Deputy Chief Seiler currently serves on several community advisory boards including the Emergency Social Services Board for the Salvation Army, the Wichita Festivals Inc. Board of Directors, and the Wichita Federal Credit Union Board of Directors. He serves as a volunteer in our community and coaches youth football and baseball.