PRESIDENT - Officer KEN MCNEILL
Ken is in his first term on the PPOA Executive Board since being elected in June 2013. He is currently is assigned to the Patrol Division as a Patrol Officer. Ken graduated from the Alameda County Sheriff’s Academy in 2003 and has been a Police Officer with the Pleasanton Police Department since 2004. Ken was the department’s Crime Prevention Officer from 2007 to 2011. He also is an EVOC Instructor. Ken graduated from San Jose State University earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and worked as a journalist before becoming a Police Officer.
VICE-PRESIDENT - ROB SCHUFFIELD
(Bio to come)
SECRETARY - KYLE HENRICKSEN
(Bio to come)
TREASURER - Officer JONATHAN CHIN
Jonathan is currently serving his first term on the PPOA Board. He is currently assigned to the Patrol Division as a Patrol Officer. However, in January 2014 he will be transferred to the Criminal Investigation Unit as a Detective. Jonathan started his law enforcement career with the Alameda County Sheriff's Office in 2006 and with the Pleasanton Police Department in 2009. This is the first time serving as a member of the Executive Board.
SERGEANT AT ARMS - Officer CHRIS NIEDERHAUS
Officer Chris Niederhaus has served on the board since 2012. He began his law enforcement career with the Pleasanton Police Department in 2005. Chris has served as a Patrol Officer, Traffic Officer, and Field Training Officer. He also is certified in Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, Advanced Collision Investigation, Collision Reconstruction among other specialty skills. Chris recently received a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Management and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree.