Special Committees

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 5, Section 3, of the By-Laws and Regulations of the Rhode Island Police Chiefs’ Association, the following Police Chiefs are appointed to the EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE for the year 2017.

 

  • Chief Dean Hoxsie-RI, President
  • Colonel James Mondonca, Vice President
  • Colonel Richard Silva, Sergeant at Arms
  • Chief Sean Corrigan, Secretary
  • Chief Edward Mello, Treasurer
  • Colonel Hugh T. Clements, Past President
  • Chief William Devine, Life Member
  • Mr. Robert O’Neil, Associate Member

Pursuant to the provision of Article 9, Section 1, the following appointments are made to the following committees:

Legislative Committee:

  • Chief Joseph DelPrete, Co-Chair
  • Chief Michael Winquist, Co-Chair
  • Chief John LaCross
  • Colonel Stephen McCartney
  • Chief John Desmaris
  • Colonel Ann Assumpico
  • Executive Director

By-Laws Committee:

 

  • Chief Brian Sullivan, Chair
  • Chief Richard St. Sauveur Jr.
  • Colonel Stephen Brown

Standards, Training, & Education:

  • Colonel Ann Assumpico, Director of Academy, Co-Chair
  • Chief Anthony Pesare, Co-Chair
  • Chief Edward Mello
  • Colonel Stephen McCartney
  • Chief Elwood Johnson
  • Chief Sean Corrigan

Hospitality Committee & Fundraising:

  • Chief Richard Tamburini, Chair
  • Chief Leo Messier
  • Executive Director
  • Mr. Robert Ragosta
  • Mr. Joseph Terino
  • Marshall Jamie Hainsworth
  • High Sheriff David DeCesare
  • Mr. Robert O’Neil
  • Mr. Thomas Breckel

Nominating Committee:

  • Chief Richard Ramsay, Chair
  • Chief John LaCross
  • Chief William Ziehl

Membership Committee:

  • Colonel Richard Silva, Chair
  • Chief Richard Ramsay
  • Chief John Desmarais
  • Executive Director

Technology Committee:

  • Chief Edward Mello, Chair
  • Colonel Stephen Lynch
  • Colonel Hugh Clements Jr.
  • Chief John LaCross
  • Chief Richard Silva

Terrorism/Homeland Security:

  • Colonel Ann Assumpico, Co-Chair
  • Chief Elwood Johnson, Co-Chair
  • Chief Anthony Pesare
  • Colonel David Randall

Civil Rights Committee:

  • Chief Jeffrey Allen, Co-Chair
  • Colonel Ann Assumpico
  • Colonel Stephen McCartney
  • Chief Brian Sullivan
  • Chief Joseph Little
  • Chief Anthony Pesare
  • Colonel James Mendonca, Co-Chair,
  • Chief Hugh Clements
  • Chief Elwood Johnson
  • Colonel Michael Winquist
  • Chief John Desmarais
  • Executive Director

Finance Committee:

  • Chief Edward Mello, Chair
  • Chief John Desmarais
  • Chief Joseph Little
  • Chief Dave Palmer
  • Executive Director RIPCA

Audit Committee:

 

  • Chief Richard Tamburini, Co-Chair
  • Chief Edward Mello, Co-Chair
  • Chief Anthony Pesare
  • Marshall Jamie Hainsworth

Charity Committee:

  • Chief Richard Tamburini, Co-Chair
  • Marshall Jamie Hainsworth
  • High Sheriff David DeCesare
  • Mr. Robert O’Neil
  • Mr. Joseph Terino

Strategic Plan:

  • Chief John Desmarais, Vice Chair
  • Executive Director, Vice Chair

Special Issues Committee:

  • Chief John LaCross, Co-Chair
  • Chief Thomas Carey, Co-Chair
  • Chief Richard Silva
  • Chief Thomas Coyle
  • Chief Thomas Mulligan

Special Committees

Rhode Island Police Chiefs’ Association Technology Exposition:

  • Chief Brian Sullivan, Co-Chair
  • Chief John Desmarais, Co-Chair
  • Chief Thomas Tighe (ret.)
  • Chief Richard Ramsay
  • Honorable Madis Suvri
  • Ted Pezzelli
  • Executive Director RIPCA

Traffic Safety Coalition/Highway Safety Issues Coalition

Representative(s):

  • Commissioner Steven Pare
  • Colonel Richard Sullivan (ret.)

Traffic Stop Advisory Board (RIDOT Data Collection):

  • Colonel Edward Mello
  • Chief Brian Sullivan
  • Executive Director RIPCA

School Safety Committee

  • Colonel James Mendonca