President’s Corner


Tristan Skraber
IT Analyst
City of Roseville
316 Vernon Street Suite #300
Roseville, CA 95678-2618
Tel: 916-774-5425
Tristan.Skraber@napco.org


Presidents’ Messages

President’s Message (January 2020)

Happy New Year Northern California APCO!! I want to start 2020 by saying THANK YOU! to all of you who have been so supportive and proactive in enhancing the Public Safety Community. Our Northern California APCO family of Emergency Communication Center Personnel, Radio Frequency Coordinators, IT Specialists and our invaluable Commercial Partners, who provide the […]

President’s Message (December 2014)

As my tenure comes to a close, I would like to take the opportunity to let everyone know that I have been honored and humbled to serve as your President. I have enjoyed the opportunity to serve the NAPCO Membership, and I know that I couldn’t have been able to handle the challenges without the […]

President’s Message (November 2014)

On November 14, 2014 AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless, Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) and National Emergency Number Association (NENA) announced a consensus plan to meet the FCC’s challenge to improve 9-1-1 indoor location accuracy. The industry has long relied on the public safety expertise at APCO and NENA to find solutions to […]


Past Presidents

Year President (Year APCO Intl. President)
1938 Charles “Brower” McMurphy *
1939 Charles “Brower” McMurphy * (1953-1954)
1940 Ralph Moore
1941 George Burton
1942 Edward Maeshner
1943 Henri Kirby
1944 J. Mansfield Lewis *
1945 Henry Bogardus
1946 J.D. “Bud” Hossack
1947 Merril LeBouef
1948 Ray Meyers
1949 Charles Simpson
1950 Walter Keller
1951 Robert A. Mason *
1952 George Hipley/John H. Atkinson
1953 John H. Atkinson
1954 Art McDole
1955 Thomas A. Bagley
1956 Martin Landers
1957 Burton Dougherty
1958 Elmer Freeman
1959 Edward Comber
1960 George K. Burton
1961 J. Mansfield Lewis *
1962 Walter Keller
1963 Mason Riegel
1964 John K. Maybee
1965 Hardy Williams
1966 Henry L. Crutcher *
1967 Marcus Leh
1968 Richard H. Moore
1969 William D. Goheen
1970 Willard “Richard” Wehe
1971 Robert A. Mason *
1972 Allen Wong
1973 Marion J. Henson
1974 Vernon D. French
1975 Henry L. Crutcher * (1980-1981)
1976 Claude Davis
1977 Wrex Beaman
1978 Dan Filice
1979 Carl Ingersoll
1980 Dale Mortensen
1981 Richard “Bob” Rose
1982 Margaret Perry
1983 John S. Powell (1992-1993)
1984 Preston Thomson
1985 August A. (Scoop) Sairanen
1986 Ronald M. Allison *
1987 Ronald M. Allison *
1988 Dennis Dearmin
1989 Ken Stanley
1990 Richard Flanagan
1991 Ronald Kiesel
1992 Steve Derbyshire
1993 Glen S. Nash (2001-2002)
1994 Roxanne Brown
1995 Russel Stein
1996 Ron Costa
1997 Gregg Obuch *
1998 Gregg Obuch *
1999 Patricia Carriveau
2000 Charles Berdan
2001 Terry Betts
2002 Heinz Klose
2003 William “Bill” DeCamp
2004 Laura Phillips
2005 Kenneth Stuber
2006 Steven Overacker
2007 Cheryl Carpenter
2008 Desi Calzada
2009 Lee Hollingsworth
2010 Jim Lencioni
2011 Angela M. Azevedo
2012 Scott C. Andrews *
2013 Randall P. Hagar
2014 Hanna V. (John) Batarseh
2015 Scott C. Andrews *
2016 Chris Kinman
2017 Brenda Bruner
2018 John W. Lemmon
2019 Jacqueline Pace
2020 Allenna Wiggins
2021 Karl Grover
2022 Mike Beckstrand
2023 Susie Rivera

* Denotes 2 term president