Associate Advisors

Associate Advisors are a non-voting group of practitioners, academics and key stakeholders dedicated to improving the profession of policing.

Christopher G. Cook
Bio (pdf)
Chief of Police/Director of Public Safety, White Settlement Police Dept.
White Settlement, 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

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

Douglas G. Shoemaker
Bio (pdf)
3rd Vice President, International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP)

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