Deputy Marshal Staud has over 27 years of law enforcement experience. Deputy Marshal Staud has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications from Georgia Southern University. He spent 27 years with Cobb County Police Department before retiring in June 2020. It was there that he served as a sergeant for 15 years at all five of the counties police precincts, headquarters, and the Director of Public Safety’s Office. He also comes to the Marshal’s Office with 6 years of experience as Cobb County Police Departments Public Information Officer and he is a P.O.S.T certified instructor.