Board of Directors

The Executive Committee, Board of Directors and Executive Council, along with the CEO & Executive Director manage the business of APCO International.

The Executive Committee includes a President, First  and Second Vice Presidents, and the Immediate Past President. The First Vice President becomes the President when membership elects the Second Vice President at APCO’s Annual Convention & Expo. The Board of Directors consists of the Executive Committee, two members selected by region and one member of the Commercial Advisory Council. The Executive Director serves as a non-voting member on both.

Executive Committee


Director, Office of Professional Standards
Georgia Public Safety Training Center
Forsyth, GA

First Vice President

911 Director
Autauga 911
Prattville, AL

Second Vice President

Metro Nashville Department of Emergency Communications
Nashville, TN

Immediate Past President

Executive Director
Southeast Emergency Communications
Crystal Lake, IL


Executive Director & CEO
APCO International
Alexandria, VA

Regional and CAC Representatives

Reg Rep East

Shelby, NC

Reg Rep East

Southampton Village Police Dept
Southampton, NY

Reg Rep Gulf

Metro Nashville Department of Emergency Communications
Nashville, TN

Reg Rep Gulf

911 Director
Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office Communications Division
Livingston, LA

Reg Rep North Cen

Northwest Regional Emergency Communications Center
Dublin, OH

Reg Rep North Cen

Western Will County Communications Center
Plainfield, IL

Reg Rep West

Idaho State Police
Coeur D Alene, ID

Reg Rep West

Assistant Director
Washington County Consolidated Communications Agency
Beaverton, OR


Sr. Account Manager
Motorola Solutions
Madison, VA

Executive Council

The Executive Council is the body of members that represents the chapters of APCO International. Each chapter puts forth one individual to be that chapter’s Executive Council Representative, either by appointment or election. These individuals serve the chapter as a direct conduit for the exchange of information to and from the Regional Representative on the Board of Directors, the chapters and their members.


Jennifer Schwendimann [email protected]


Maryanne Christensen [email protected]