HAPCOA’s Annual Training Symposium will be cancelled due COVID related issues and restrictions on government travel. Please stay tuned for updates on next year’s Training Symposium which will be held in Los Angeles CA.

Chapters

Los Angeles

Chapter Executive Board

President
Robert Arcos, Assistant Chief
Los Angeles Police Department

Vice President
Maria Gutierrez, Assistant Sheriff
Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department

Treasurer
Alex Vargas, Captain
Los Angeles Police Department

Secretary
Sonia Castro, Deputy Sheriff
Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department

Sergeant at Arms
Al Labrada, Captain
Los Angeles Police Department

San Antonio

Chapter Executive Board

President
Don Tijerina, Captain
Bexar County Sheriff’s Office

Vice President
Steve Reyna, Lieutenant
Bexar County Sheriff’s Department

Treasurer
Teresa Ramon, Chief of Police
Judson Independent School District Police

Secretary
Mary Ruiz
Association of Former Special Agents of the IRS

Sergeant-at-Arms
Jesse Garcia, Officer
Trinity University Police Department

Chapter Advisory Board

Paul Chapa, Chief
Trinity University Police Department

Art Acevedo, Chief
Austin Police Department

Joe Vargas, Assistant Chief
New Braunfels Police Department

Tony Chapa, Assistant Director (Retired)
U.S. Secret Service

Contact Information

San Antonio Chapter
P.O.Box 831544
San Antonio, TX 78283-1544

Atlanta

Chapter Executive Board

Atlanta Chapter President
Yessyka Santana
Special Agent in Charge
U.S. Department of Education
Office of Inspector General – Investigation Services

First Vice President
Juan M. Grullón
Deputy Chief of Police
Brookhaven Police Department

Second Vice President
Gina Hawkins
Deputy Chief of Police
Clayton County Police Department

Third Vice President  
Oscar Hernandez
DHS Training Supervisor
Department of Homeland Security

Treasurer
Renan Lopez de Azua
Police Lieutenant
Brookhaven Police Department

Sergeant at Arms
Edye Palma
Assistant Special Agent in Charge
HHS/OIG/OI

Secretary
Captain Finn H. Ahlberg
Kennesaw State University Police Department
CIS – Criminal Investigations Section

National Capitol Region

Chapter Executive Board

President
Joe Perez, A/Captain
Prince George’s County Police Department

Vice President 
Cesar Pacheco, Major
Prince George’s County Police Department

Treasurer 
Alex J. Maldonado, Lieutenant
Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Department

Oscar Rodriguez Jr., A/Major
Prince George’s County Police Department

Sergeant-at-arms
Mike Rodriguez
Prince George’s County Police Department

Contact Information

HAPCOA NCR
P.O. Box 766
Cheltenham, MD 20623

Panama Chapter

Chapter Executive Board

President
Norman G. Mayers, Sergeant 1st Class (Retired)
US Army Veteran

Vice President 
Percival Jordan, Special Agent (Retired)
ICE

Secretary
Herbert Harmond, Liaison (Retired)
Panama Canal Police

Treasurer 
Elsa Garzon, Commissioner (Retired)
Panama National Police

Sergeant-at-arms 
Arturo Hernandez, Special Agent, Attaché
US Embassy Panama

International Advisor
Mike Vargas, Special Agent, Attaché
US Embassy Panama

Event Coordinator
Mario Chan, Sub-Commissioner (Retired)
Panama National Police

Newsletter Editor
Zarik Rodriguez, Administrative Analyst
Panama Canal Authority

Legal Advisor
Emanuel Landau, Deputy Director (Retired)
Panama National Police

Legal Advisor
Oscar Trejos, Attorney at Law
Former Police Commissioner

Chapter Advocate
Esteban Blis, Staff Sergeant (Retired)
US Army Veteran

Director Emeritus
Eric Moncayo, Deputy Assistant Commissioner (Retired)
CBP

Contact Information

info@hapcoapa.org