Personnel

Assistant Vice President and Chief of Police

Headshot of Chief Eric James

Chief James began his career at the University of Nevada, Reno Police in 2003. He has been involved in community instruction, campus alcohol programs, event safety and more throughout his time at the University. Before his work with university police, Chief James served in the United States Marine Corps for 12 years, receiving awards in leadership and excellence for his performance.
Meet the Chief

Deputy Chief

Josh ReynoldsDeputy Chief Reynolds was born in California but has been a resident of Reno, Nevada since 1984.  Deputy Chief Reynolds graduated from McQueen High School in 1995 and began attending Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC), sponsoring himself through the High Sierra Law Enforcement Academy and ultimately graduating in December of 1998 from the police academy and from Truckee Meadows Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice. 
Meet the Deputy Chief

Administrative staff

Administrative staff
Cathy Clark-McDonald
NSHE Specialist II
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Administrative staff
Steffi Ponce
Applications specialist
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Administrative staff
Tara Acquafondata
Clery compliance officer and records supervisor
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Administrative staff
Lauren Reid
Victim services coordinator
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Administrative staff
Jeremy Irwin
Equipment, evidence
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Administrative staff
Tanya Wells
Executive Assistant
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Administrative staff
Sierra Hooft
Grants & projects analyst
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Administrative staff
Kelli Nidever
Threat assessment manager
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Administrative staff
Angela Hopper
Administrative Assistant III
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Administrative staff
Madison Weeks
Specialist, community relations and support services
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Officers

Officers
Ryan Baker
Sergeant
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Jason Bernal
Security officer
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Officers
Bryan Berry
Officer
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Warren Conley
Sergeant
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Officers
Tom Emmons
Officer, K9 Handler
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Officers
John Galicia
Lieutenant
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Officers
Rick Gruber
Detective
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Officers
Apryl McElroy
Detective
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Officers
Jaime McGuire
Officer
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Officers
Mario Mendieta
Officer
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Officers
Joseph Micke
Security officer supervisor
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Officers
Darwin Millim
Security officer
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Officers
Kevin Neff
Security officer
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Officers
Christofer Nero
Lieutenant
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Officers
David Olson
Officer
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Officers
Heriberto Pinon
Officer
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Officers
Roberto Ramirez
Security officer
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Officers
Tony Rosario
Security officer
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Officers
Daniel Scott
Security officer
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Officers
Stefan Sobkiewicz
Officer
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Officers
Jesus Solis-Pacheco
Security officer
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Officers
Kevin Stein
Officer
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Officers
Nate Stephens
Officer
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Officers
Matthew Stewart
Officer
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Officers
Faith Syfrett
Detective
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Officers
Michael Thompson
Officer
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Officers
Fran Vancil
Security officer
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Officers
Robyn Wasser
Officer, K9 Handler
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Officers
Timothy Wilmoth
Sergeant
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Officers
Adam Wilson
Sergeant
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K9 officers

Meet our beloved canine officers.

K9 officers
K9 Rosie
K9 Rosie
Bomb Detection K9
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K9 officers
K9 Sapa
K9 Sapa
Bomb Detection K9
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