Executive Board Members
Eric Willadsen - President
Eric Willadsen is a Detective at RPD with 16 years of service. He served 10 years in Patrol Division and is currently assigned to Investigations where he has served in Property Crime and Major Crimes. Detective Willadsen holds a Master Peace Officer License through TCOLE and serves as an instructor at the Police Training Center.
David Chapman - Vice President
David Chapman is a patrol officer with RPD with 10 years of service. During his time on patrol he was a member of the crash investigation team for four years. He is currently assigned to 2nd watch patrol and is also a member of the SWAT Team, bicycle team and the honor guard team. He is currently an Acting Sergeant and a Police Training Officer. David holds an Advanced Peace Officer certificate through TCOLE and is an instructor at the Police Training Center in Plano TX.
Martin Dickson - Secretary
Officer Dickson has been with the Richardson Police Department for 6 years. He is an Oklahoma Native, and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. He served in the US Army for 12 years prior to becoming a police officer.
Ramon Nieto - Treasurer
Ramon Nieto has been a City of Richardson employee for over 17 years. He started at Richardson Police Department in 1997 working in the Detention Division. In 2007, Ramon transferred over to the Patrol Division where he has been ever since. Ramon has been Richardson FOP Lodge 105 Treasurer since November 2011. His spare time hobbies include playing ice hockey and reading.
Brother Fitzsimmons - State Trustee
Brother Fitzsimmons is a Sergeant at RPD and has been serving the Community of Richardson since 2007. He is currently assigned to Patrol and a member of the SWAT Team. Brother Fitzsimmons has served on the board since 2011 as the State Trustee. He holds a Master Peace Officer certificate through TCOLE and is an instructor at the Police Training Center in Plano, TX.
Glen Blackmon - Chaplain
Glen Blackmon is a Patrol Officer with 13 years of service. He previously spent two years as a School Resource Officer and is assigned as a Firearms Instructor, Acting Supervisor, Bike Team member, and serves on the Mobile Field Force Team. Glen is currently assigned to First Watch Patrol. Officer Blackmon holds an Advanced Peace Officer certificate through TCOLE.
Lee Nori - Sgt at Arms
Vince Chavez - Chairman of Trustees
Greg Astfalk - Immediate Past President
Matt Lynch - Past President
Matt Lynch is an Officer with Richardson PD with 12 years of LE experience, 10 with Richardson PD. He has served all his time in patrol and is currently assigned to day watch. He currently serves as a Field Training Officer, Acting Supervisor, and Crash Investigator. Officer Lynch was also the founding president of FOP #105 lodge. Officer Lynch holds an advanced Peace Officer certificate through TCOLE, with an associate’s degree in General Studies. Officer Lynch was awarded the Police Service Medal in 2009.
Vince Chavez (Chairman of Trustees)