Board of Directors & Staff

Officers

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Brian Corr has worked as Executive Secretary of the Police Review & Advisory Board for the City of Cambridge, Massachusetts since September 2010, and as Executive Director of the city's Peace Commission since 2008. The Police Review & Advisory Board is the city’s civilian oversight agency, while the Peace Commission works with other municipal agencies, Read More  


Vice-President
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Kelvyn Anderson was appointed Executive Director of Philadelphia’s Police Advisory Commission in January 2013, and has worked for the agency as an investigator and Deputy Director since 2000, specializing in records management, database development, mapping and other web-based tools for oversight. A native of Pittsburgh, PA, Anderson has worked as Read More
Secretary
Kansas City, Missouri
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Karen Ullery Williams is a senior legal analyst with the Kansas City, Missouri Board of Police Commissioners’ Office of Community Complaints (the oldest continually operating police oversight agency). Ms. Williams began her career with the Office as a legal analyst in 2001. In this position, Ms. Williams is tasked Read More 

 


Margo-Frasier.pngMargo Frasier
Treasurer
Austin, Texas
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Margo Frasier was appointed the Police Monitor for the City of Austin, Texas, in January, 2011.  The Office of the Police Monitor is the agency that receives complaints against sworn police officers of the Austin Police Department and oversees the investigations of the Internal Affairs Division. Read More 

 


Buchner_IMG_0166.JPGBrian Buchner
Immediate Past President
Los Angeles, California
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Brian Buchner has more than eleven years of direct experience working in civilian oversight of law enforcement, during which he has examined police and oversight practices across the nation. In that time, he has reviewed hundreds of sensitive law enforcement investigations, including those that arise Read More


Board Members At-Large

Board Member at Large
Oakland, California

Mr. Anthony W. Finnell, Sr. currently serves as the Executive Director of the Citizens’ Police Review Board (CPRB) in Oakland.  The CPRB receives allegations of misconduct from citizens, investigates those allegations and renders a decision based on the findings of the investigation.  The CPRB also reviews police policy and makes policy recommendations as needed. Read More  


Board Member at Large
New Orleans, Louisiana

Susan Hutson is the Independent Police Monitor for the City of New Orleans, Ms. Hutson is also the President of the International Law Enforcement Auditors Association.  The City of New Orleans welcomed Susan Hutson as the Independent Police Monitor in June of 2010. Prior to accepting the position Read More


Board Member at Large
San Jose, California

Walter Katz is the Independent Police Auditor for the City of San José. He was appointed to the position by the City Council in 2015. Previously he served as a Deputy Inspector General for the County of Los Angeles Office of Inspector General. Prior to that he was an attorney with the Office of Independent Review. Read More 


Board Member at Large
Denver, Colorado

Nicholas E. Mitchell is the Independent Monitor of the Denver Police and Sheriff Departments. As Independent Monitor, Nick provides independent civilian oversight of all investigations into the approximately 2,300 sworn police officers and sheriff deputies in the City and County of Denver. He also conducts Read More 


Board Member at Large
Dallas, Oregon

Dawn is a licensed attorney highly involved in the area public oversight of law enforcement and public safety. She is a Certified Law Enforcement Auditor (CLEA) and an active member of the National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (NACOLE) where she serves as a Board Member. Dawn has Read More 


Board Member at Large
San Francisco, California
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Mr. Smith has spent his entire professional career in the field of civilian oversight of law enforcement. Experiencing the value of an organization like NACOLE first-hand, he has been a strong supporter through his attendance at 6 annual conferences, his participation on various conference panels, and his status Read More


Staff

Cameron.pngCameron McEllhiney
Director of Training and Education
Indianapolis, Indiana

Cameron McEllhiney is the Director of Training and Education for NACOLE. As the Director of Training and Education, Ms. McEllhiney plays a leading role in designing, coordinating, delivering, and evaluating the Annual NACOLE Conference along with other local and regional training programs. She also Read More

Director of Operations
Tucson, Arizona
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Liana Perez has held the position of Director of Operations for NACOLE since 2014. She assists the President, Board of Directors and Director of Training & Education with the day-to-day operations of the organization. Ms. Perez was formerly the Independent Police Auditor for the City of Tucson Read More