C.O.P.S. National Office
Mail: P.O. Box 3199 – Camdenton, MO 65020
Physical: 846 Old South 5 - Camdenton, MO 65020
Director of Operations
Executive Director Emeritus
National Chapter Liaison
PROGRAMS AND TRAININGS
Director of Programs
CHAPTER & SURVIVOR SUPPORT
Director of Chapter & Survivor Support
Chapter & Survivor Support Coordinator
PUBLIC RELATIONS/LAYOUT AND DESIGN
Director of Public Relations
C.O.P.S. National Board
The C.O.P.S. National Board is composed of 11 voting members and 2 non-voting members. Voting members include the National President, the Immediate Past President, and 9 Regional Trustees. Non-voting members are the Executive Director and the National Chapter Coordinator. The National President and the 9 Trustees are elected each May at the May 12 board meeting. To run for office, a candidate must be a law enforcement survivor and must have passed the one-year anniversary of their officer's death. Board members develop policy, govern the organization, and provide peer-support and information about C.O.P.S. programs and services. All Board Members can be reached through the C.O.P.S. National Office.
Persons interested in serving on the Nominations/Elections Committee should send a letter of their desire to serve on this committee to the Immediate Past President by January 1, 2015.
Persons eligible and interested in running for a position on the National Board should send their “letter of intent” to the Immediate Past President by February 1, 2015.
Both communications can be sent by email to Sharon Story, C.O.P.S. Immediate Past President at: Sharon_Story@nationalcops.org. If you have questions, please check the C.O.P.S. National website first for additional directions on the processes for both the Nominations/Elections Committee and running for National office.
The National Board of C.O.P.S. for 2014-2015 is comprised of:
Madeline Neumann - W/1989
Trustee for the states of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Happy Snodgrass - SO/2005
Trustee for the states of Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Washington, D.C.
Linda Pope - W/1997
Trustee for the states of Georgia, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
Pete Geary - CW/1990
Trustee for the states of Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia.
Thomas Rees - CW/2000
Central Plains Region
Trustee for the states of North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, and Missouri.
Melisa Wissink - W/2007
South Central Region
Central Trustee for the states of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama.
Patricia Carruth - M/2003
Trustee for the states of Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas.
Cheryl Schultz - W/2002
Trustee for the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, and Alaska.
Brenda Donner - AC/1966
Trustee for the states of California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Hawaii, and the Mariana Islands.
Tami McMillan - S/2006
National Chapter Liaison
Janis Lampe, W/1994
Past National Presidents
All Past National Presidents of Concerns of Police Survivors, Inc. serve as ex-officio board members. Past Presidents are:
Yolanda Haralson Cline
Linda Moon Gregory
The following individuals are the initial members of the C.O.P.S. Advisory Council:
Mr. Steve Tidwell
National Executive Office
Ms. Juli Yarosh
United States Secret Service Store
Mr. Harry Herington
Chairman & CEO
Mr. Clayton French
Director Special Projects
Mr. David Weisz
Law Enforcement/Homeland Security Alliances
Member, National Law Enforcement Officers
Memorial Board of Directors
Motorola Solutions, Inc.
Mr. Ed Hutchison
Triad & Traffic Safety
Committee Staff Liaison, Drug Enforcement,
National Sheriffs' Association
Mr. Josh Dorsey
Mr. Craig Floyd
Chairman and CEO
Mr. Brian Tripp
Director of Sales, Eastern Area
Mr. Mike Rolince
Booz Allen Hamilton
Mr. Matthew Doherty
Sr. Vice President & Managing Director
Mr. Jack Johnson
Mr. David Hensley
President & CEO
Mr. Danny Overley
Professional Police Officers Credit Union