Legislative Committee Finance Committee Awards Committee Training Committee Program Committee Mentor Committee

Legislative Committee

 

Legislative Committee:

 

Name:

Department

Chief Patrick Kitchens

Leavenworth PD

Chief Tom Honglso

Lenexa PD

Chief Robert McClarty

McPherson PD

Todd Ackerman

Marysville

Michael Baker

Wamego

Darin Beck

KLETC

Chief Adam Sayler

St John

Ed Klumpp

Lobbyist

Chief Don Scheibler

Hays PD

Chief Ed Howell

Ft. Hays PD

Chief Greg Neis

Baldwin City PD

Director Ed Pavey

KLETC

Asst. Director Tony Weingartner

KBI

Director Gary Steed

CPOST

Chief Dennis Butler

Ottawa

John Simmons, Ret.

 

Asst. Chief Danny Shanks

Oakley PD

Chief Alexander

Sedgwick PD

Chief Ramon Gonzalez

Perry PD

Director Jen Duffy

KACP

 

KACP Legislative Committee Responsibilities

  1. The legislative committee shall work closely with any KACP identified lobbyist to identify and compile all legislative issues of interest to law enforcement.
  2. Members shall establish and maintain contacts within the system of government to further the legislative interests of the Association.
  3. Members shall, when available, provide testimony before the Legislature or committees thereof as appropriate.
  4. The committee Chairman shall communicate and coordinate the Association’s legislative agenda with other law enforcement associations, to include:
    • Kansas Peace Officers’ Association
    • Kansas Sheriffs’ Association
    • Kansas County and District Attorneys’ Association.
  5. The committee chairman shall inform the Board and general membership of the Association’s legislative agenda and seek input for the coming session.
  6. The chairman shall assist in the planning of the annual Legislative conference as appropriate.
  7. The committee chairman shall work closely with any identified KACP lobbyist to coordinate testimony by Association members at hearings of concern to KACP.
  8. The committee chairman shall represent the Association, using independent judgment, in addressing legislative issues where the Board, General Membership or committee cannot be consulted in advance.

Finance Committee

 

Todd Ackerman (Chair)

Marysville

Michael Baker

Wamego

John Calhoon

Horton

Matthew Cox

Eastborough

Jim Daily

Newton

Dick Heitschmidt

Hutchinson

Ed Howell

Ft. Hays State University

Jennifer Duffy

KACP

Mark Mathies

Edwardsville

Kelly Parks

Valley Center, Ret.

Bob Sage (Vice Chair)

Augusta 

Doug Schroeder

Hesston

John Simmons

Mission, Ret.

Ken Sissom

JCCC Public Safety

Carlos Wells

Westwood, Ret.

 

 

KACP Finance Committee Responsibilities

  1. The Finance Committee shall make recommendations to the Board on programs, projects and major financial proposals.

  2. The committee shall evaluate the current year budget and make recommendations to the Board on the proposed budget for the coming year. Such proposals shall be presented at the Board meeting of the Fall Conference each year.

  3. The committee may assist and evaluate fund raising efforts and recommendations.

  4. The committee shall ensure that an annual audit of the Association’s financial records is conducted by a professional accounting firm.

  5. The committee shall make recommendations to the Board concerning budget modifications during the course of the fiscal year.

  6. The committee shall research and make recommendations to the Board regarding investment of KACP funds.

Awards Committee

KACP 2017-2018 Awards Committee

Todd Ackerman, ChairMarysville PD
Mike BakerWamego PD
Don ScheiblerHays PD
Ed HowellFort Hays State PD
Ron JacksonNewton PD (Ret.)
Mike KellerAndover PD
Terry MapleKHP (Ret.)
Ed PaveyKLETC
Ron MillerUS Marshall Kansas
Danny ThayerNeodesha PD
Brad NelsonSalina PD
Rick JohnsonKU Med PD
Nelson MosleyRose Hill PD
Ronnie GriceKansas State University PD
Mark Mathies Edwardsville PD

KACP Awards Committee Responsibilities

  1. The Awards committee is responsible for defining KACP awards criteria for approval by the Board.
  2. The committee shall annually send out notices to solicit for nominations for the annual awards.
  3. The committee shall review all nominations and determine which award is appropriate for each nomination, if any.
  4. The committee shall notify the agency of each nominee regarding the outcome of the nominations. The committee shall also provide all appropriate and necessary information to the agency of each prospective award recipient regarding the time and location of the Awards program and housing and ticket arrangements.
  5. The committee shall arrange for the acquisition of all awards and certificates as appropriate. The committee shall also provide information to be printed in the Banquet program.
  6. The committee shall be responsible for preparation of the script and overseeing, coordinating and conducting the activities of the annual Awards Program ceremony.
  7. The committee shall be responsible for making arrangements for photographing of the individual award presentations and shall send each award recipient a photo of his or her presentation.

Training Committee

 

Training Committee

 

Chief Jason Sharp (Chair)

Parsons PD

Chief Jerry Harrison

Independence PD

Chief Robert McClarty

McPherson PD

Chief Mike Keller

Andover PD

Ron Gould

KLETC

Tim Brant

KLETC

Chief Don Scheibler

Hays PD

Chief Edward Morris

Roeland Park PD

Chief Adam Sayler

St John PD

Chief Emil Halfhill

Ellsworth PD

Chief Bruce Burke

Peabody PD

Chief Mike Baker

Wamego PD

Chief Todd Ackerman

Marysville PD

Chief Ed Howell

Ft. Hays PD

Chief Greg Neis

Baldwin City PD

Chief Terry Hollingsworth

Overbrook PD

Chief Mark Mathies

Edwardsville PD

Chief Darrell Attebury

Bel Aire PD

Chief Mike McCracken

Pitt State PD

Assoc. Director Dave Hutchings

KBI

Asst. Tony Weingartner

KBI

Director Jennifer Duffy

KACP




Program Committee

Chief Gordon Ramsay

Wichita PD

Danny Shanks

Oakley PD

Captain Jimmie Atkinson

KHP

Chief Danny Thayer

Neodesha PD

Chief LA

Sedgwick PD

Chief Darrell Atteberry

Bel Aire PD

Chief Dennis Butler

Ottawa PD

Chief Brad Nelson

Salina PD

Captain Chris Kostelac

OPPD

Chief Adam Sayler

St John PD

Mentor Committee

 

KACP Mentor Committee

  

Chief

Adam Sayler (Chair)

St John PS

Chief

Michael Utz

Garden City PD

Chief

Joni Showalter

Goodland Police Dept

Chief

Dennis Butler

Ottawa Police Dept

Chief

Bruce Burke

Peabody Police Dept

Director

Gary Steed

CPOST

Chief

Darrel Attebury

Bel Aire Police Dept

Chief

Mike Keller

Andover Police Dept

Chief

Dick Heitschmidt

Hutchinson Police Dept

Chief (Ret)

Jim Daily

 

Chief

Rick Johnson

KU Med Center

Chief

Claude Warren

Osborne PD

Chief

Terry Hollingsworth

Overbrook PD

Chief

LA

Sedgwick PD

Chief

Brad Nelson

Salina PD

Chief

Ed Howell

Ft. Hays PD

Chief

Mike McCracken

Pitt State

Chief

Gerry Cullumber

Norton PD

Chief

Greg Neis

Baldwin City PD

Director

Jennifer Duffy

KACP



The Mentoring Committee oversees the KACP Mentoring Program, which enables KACP members to network in pairs and small groups with fellow members who share their set of professional interests and concerns and can offer mutual guidance and support.

Box 780603, Wichita, KS, 67278
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