CALIFORNIA CHAPTER

The California Chapter is the largest Chapter among the 44 domestic and four international Chapters. We are recognized as a nonprofit public benefit corporation and organized and operated exclusively for educational and charitable purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, Federal Tax Identification Number (EIN): 94-2763282.

The Mission of the California Chapter is to:

  1. To develop a close bond and professional relationship among the members of the California Chapter of the FBI National Academy Associates, so that they might work with one another in common purpose toward the continued improvement of professional police service;

  2. To promote the greatest possible level of cooperation among law enforcement agencies within California, thereby encouraging the exchange and dissemination of ideas and information and;

  3. To encourage the use of various FBI facilities and in so doing, provide support to law enforcement in California;

  4. To promote understanding and cooperation between law enforcement and other elements of the criminal justice system, in order to facilitate a reduction of crime and disorder within the State; and

  5. To communicate with the public in an effort to achieve the highest degree of cooperation and respect for law and order.

CALIFORNIA CHAPTER BOARD

Full NamePosition
Craig Kevin ChewPresident
Eric J. Thunberg1st Vice President
Josh Ehlers2nd Vice President
Randy Goddard3rd Vice President
Michael Hann Kihmm4th Vice President
Eric Sterling SonstegardImmediate Past President
Maxie C. SantiagoSecretary
Mike J. BarlettaTreasurer
Gina H. Di NapoliHistorian
Maxie C. SantiagoMember Coordinator
Josh EhlersYLP Coordinator

CHAPTER CALENDAR

Spring

May 17 - 20, 2021: FBI CA LEEDS, Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel, 4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150


Quarterly

Once COVID 19 restrictions are lifted, Sacramento Division will hold 4 quarterly meetings/training sessions.

Once COVID 19 restrictions are lifted, San Francisco Division will hold 4 quarterly meetings/training sessions.

Once COVID 19 restrictions are lifted, Los Angeles Division will hold 4 quarterly meetings/training sessions.

Once COVID 19 restrictions are lifted, San Diego Division will hold 4 quarterly meetings/training sessions.


Fall

Sept 13-17, 2021: FBINAA California Chapter Annual Conference, Cape Rey Carlsbad Beach, A Hilton Resort & Spa, Carlsbad, CA


CHAPTER COMMUNICATIONS

Preferred Chapter POC:

Max Santiago
Chapter Secretary

Phone:

858-461-9968

Chapter Community

California Chapter Community is your link to a Member's Only Network for announcements, discussion boards, blogs, career postings, and resource library.
The CA Chapter also has 4 Division Communities: Los Angeles Division , Sacramento Division , San Diego Division , San Francisco Division