Advisory Board

The ILEA Advisory Board is a distinguished group of practitioners, academics and key stakeholders dedicated to improving the profession of policing.

Vice Chairs

Doug Kowalski
Bio (pdf)
Chief, Prosper Police Dept.
Prosper, TX

Gregory W. Rushin
Bio (pdf)
Chief, Plano Police Dept.
Plano, TX

Secretary

Cheryl Dunlop
Bio (pdf)
Director of Administrative Services, City of Rockwall
Rockwall, TX

Immediate Past Alumni President

Coby Pewitt
Assistant Chief
Richardson Police Dept.
Richardson, TX

Committee Members

Robert L. Bing, III, Ph.D.
Bio (pdf)
Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice Department, University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX

Marian Brown
Bio (pdf)
Sheriff, Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept.
Dallas, TX

Alex del Carmen, Ph.D.
Bio (pdf)
Executive Director, Tarleton State University, School of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Fort Worth, TX

Galia Cohen, Ph.D.
Bio (pdf)
Associate Director, Justice Administration and Leadership (JAL) Program and Senior Lecturer
Department of Criminology, The University of Texas at Dallas
Dallas, TX

Bruce D. Glasscock
Bio (pdf)
City Manager, City of Plano
Plano, TX

David N. James
Bio (pdf)
Chief (Retired), Carrollton Police Dept.
Carrollton, TX

Will D. Johnson
Bio (pdf)
Chief, Arlington Police Dept.
Arlington, TX

David G. Kiddle
Bio (pdf)
Deputy Chief, Grand Rapids Police Dept.
Grand Rapids, MI

Thomas E. Meloni, Ph.D.
Bio (pdf)
Assistant Professor, School of Law, Enforcement and Justice Administration
Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL

Kenneth J. Mighell, Esq.
Bio (pdf)
Cowles and Thompson
Dallas, TX

Roy W. Minter, Jr.
Bio (pdf)
Chief, Savannah Police Dept.
Atlanta, GA

Jimmy Perdue
Bio (pdf)
Public Safety Director, North Richland Hills Police Dept.
North Richland Hills, TX

Ruben A. Puente
Bio (pdf)
Assistant Director, Office of the Director of Police, University of Texas System
Austin, TX

John M. Ray
Bio (pdf)
Division Director, Law Enforcement and Security Training, Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX)
College Station, TX

Oliver B. Revell
Bio (pdf)
Associate Deputy Director (Retired), Federal Bureau of Investigation
President, Revell Group International, Inc.
Rowlett, TX

Charles A. Rohre
Bio (pdf)
Senior Consultant, Waters & Company
Dallas, TX

Catrina Shead
Bio (pdf)
Deputy Chief, Dallas Police Dept.
Dallas, TX

Edward L.Smith
Bio (pdf)
Chief of Police
Nicoma Park Police Dept.
Nicoma Park, OK

Darren M. Stevens
Bio (pdf)
Assistant Chief, Frisco Police Dept.
Frisco, TX

Mac Tristan
Bio (pdf)
Chief of Police
Coppell Police Dept.
Coppell, TX