EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS
Sergeant Jacob Verhalen - President
Sergeant Jake VerHalen began his law enforcement career in 1998 with the Calaveras County Sheriff's Department. He has served with the Folsom Police Department since 2007. Sergeant VerHalen has worked a variety of assignments and he is currently a Sergeant in our Patrol Division. He is also a firearms instructor.
Corporal Brandon Monsoor - Vice President
Corporal Brandon Monsoor has been a Peace Officer for 12 years where he started his career with the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office. 10 years with Folsom Police Department, he has held a number of positions within the department, most notably Detectives, SWAT, training officer, and now the rank of supervisor.
Detective Debra Salvo - Treasurer
Detective Debra Salvo began her law enforcement career in Sutter County, in 1992. Debra has served with the Folsom Police Department since 2004. Debra has worked a variety of assignments and she currently serves as a part-time Mounted Officer and member of the Crisis Negotiations Team.
Detective Zach Wells - Secretary
Detective Zach Wells has been a Peace Officer for 6 years, starting his career with the El Cerrito Police Department. For the past 4 years he has been with the Folsom Police Department. Zach has worked a variety of assignments including patrol, investigations, narcotics, training officer, and SWAT. He is currently assigned to the special investigations unit.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Dispatcher Andrea Taylor
Andrea Taylor has been with the Folsom Police Department since 2014 after transferring from the Key West Police Department. She is a Communications Training Officer, a member of Peer Support, and serves as the department's Tactical Dispatch Team Leader. Andrea has been working as a public safety dispatcher for 6 years and was voted the 2017 OPST Dispatcher of the Year.
Officer Mitchel Bates
Officer Mitchel Bates began his law enforcement career in 2000 with the Santa Rosa Police Department. He has served with the Folsom Police Department since 2006. Officer Bates has worked a variety of assignments including CSI, Driving Instructor, CINT, and Peer Support. He is currently assigned to the Neighborhood Service Bureau as a School Resource Officer.
Detective Brian Mendenhall
Detective Brian Mendenhall began his career with the Folsom Police Department in 2008. Brian has worked a variety of assignments including patrol, SWAT, Police Training Officer and Honor Guard. He is currently assigned to investigations unit.