About Us

Board of Directors

Executive Director

Leo Hathaway

Clayton County PD -Retired

P.O. Box 29

Locust Grove, GA 30248

Email: leohathaway@galefi.org



James Perry

West Georgia Technical College Police

E-mail: james.perrry@westgatech.edu

Phone: 770-876-5556

Vice President

Carey Millsap

Bartow County Sheriff's Office



Treasurer & Newsletter Editor

Shane Gosa

Montezuma Police Department

Email: sgosa@danasafetysupply.com

Phone: 229-815-1452


Jimmy Downey

Bartow County Sheriff's Office

Email: jd28ga@comcast.net

Phone: 404-516-0634

Board Member

David Aderhold

DeKalb/Barrow County SO - Retired

Email: Aderholdswat@bellsouth.net

Phone: 678-409-5790

Board Member

William Putnam

Clayton County Police Department - Retired

Phone 678.873.0053


Board Member

Jason Tutterow

GA Power Corporate Security

Email: djtutter@southernco.com

Phone: 404-506-2537

Board Member

Andrew Moore

Georgia State University - Retired



Board Member

Tim Harvey

Georgia State University



Board Member

Bryan Hickey

City of Suwanee Police Departmment

Phone: 770-904-7609


Board Member

Lawrence Floyd

Georgia Power Security - Retired


Board Member

Anthony Cappuccio

Dekalb County Marshal's Office

Phone: 404.294.5400

Email: acappuccio@dekalbcountyga.gov

Board Member

JD Branch

Avondale Estates PD

Phone: 678.628.6859

Email: jdbranch1022@gmail.com

Board Member

Jeff Bray

Oakwood Police Department

Phone: 770.534.2364

Email: jbray@oakwoodpd.net

Board Member

Ron Thurmond

Georgia Power Corporate Security

Phone: 678.332.4790

Email: rdthurmo@southernco.com

Board Member

Gil Tanton

Department of Veterans Affairs

Phone: 404.295.0045

Email: tanto7631@yahoo.com

Board Member

Mandy Peters

Newton County SO

Phone: 678.776.7450

Email: mpeters@newtonsheriffga.com

Board Member

Scott Parrish

Duluth PD

Phone: 678.770.8161

Email: sparrish@duluthpd.com

Interested in Membership?

Submit your APPLICATION online or contact us for more information at:



P.O. Box 29

Locust Grove, GA



For more information about membership or becoming a sponsor, please email our Executive Director, Leo Hathaway at:




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