Member Type: Board of Directors

Douglas Griffith

Senior Police Officer Douglas Griffith is a Native Houstonian and a graduate of North Shore High School. He graduated Academy Class 142 and was assigned to the Southeast Command Station in 1991. During his twenty-nine years of service with the department, he dedicated twenty years to the Gang Task Force and Divisional Gang Unit. The Read More

Ken Nealy

Senior Police Officer Ken Nealy is a native Houstonian.  In February 1996, he graduated from HPD Academy class 165 and was assigned to the Northeast Patrol Station. For the next 10 years he served as a filed trainer, evaluator, and later on the tactical team.  In 2002 he was selected, as currently is a member Read More

Tim Whitaker

Tim Whitaker began his career with the Houston Police Department in January of 1986 and in June of 1986 graduated from Academy Class #133.  He has been assigned to the Westside station his entire career. For 24 years Tim trained/evaluated over 200 probationary police officers. After 33 years on patrol Tim decided to move to Read More

Tom Hayes

Born and raised in Rockhill, Connecticut . . . Graduated from University of New Haven with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice in 1981 . . . Recruited by HPD after college graduation . . . Graduated from HPD Academy Class 106 in 1982 . . . HPOU Board Member since 1996 . . Read More

Dan Levine

I was born and raised in Long Island, NY, and graduated from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal justice and a minor in Forensic Psychology. Shortly after graduation, I entered the NYPD Police Academy, where I spent 7 and a half years, patrolling on foot, answering calls for Read More