Linda Bohlender - President
Linda is the wife of Officer Charles (Joey) Bohlender Jr., Topeka Police Department. Officer Bohlender and Officer Jeff Howey were killed

on Tuesday, June 13, 2000 when their helicopter crashed while they were assisting ground officers during a burglary alarm at a home improvement store.

Dana Evans - Vice President 
Dana is the daughter of Sergeant David Larue Sandler, Indianapolis Police Department. Sergeant Sandler was killed in a motorcycle accident on Wednesday, June, 4, 1986 after being struck by a vehicle making a left turn in front of him at an intersection.  

Marilyn Goodheart - Treasurer
Marilyn is the wife of Master Trooper Dean Allen Goodheart, Kansas Highway Patrol. Trooper Goodheart was killed on Wednesday, September 6, 1995 after being struck by a car on I-70, near Oakley, while performing a routine safety inspection.


Teresa Gallegos - Secretary
Teresa is the sister of Deputy Sheriff Saul Gallegos. Deputy Sheriff Gallegos was shot and killed on June 26, 2003 after stopping a man suspected of driving on a suspended license on U.S. 150, in Manson, Washington at approximately 6:00 pm.


Nena Howey - Trustee 
Nena is the wife of Officer Jeff Howey, Topeka Police Department. Officer Howey and Officer Charles (Joey) Bohlender, Jr. were killed on Tuesday, June 13, 2000 when their helicopter crashed while they were assisting ground officers during a burglary alarm at a home improvement store.   

Joe Bohlender - Trustee

Joe is the father of Officer Charles (Joey) Bohlender Jr., Topeka Police Department. Officer Bohlender and Officer Jeff Howey were killed on Tuesday, June 13, 2000 when their helicopter crashed while they were assisting ground officers during a burglary alarm at a home improvement store.    

Susan Imthurn – Outreach Coordinator
Susan is the mother of Police Officer Jeff Atherly. Officer Atherly and Corporal David Gogian were shot and killed on Sunday, December 16, 2012 while checking on a suspicious vehicle in a grocery store parking lot.

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