Joint Powers Authority

Formed under a Joint Powers Agreement (JPA) in 2009, the LA-RICS Authority is an interagency JPA consisting of representatives from cities, municipalities, public safety agencies, and other public agencies in the Los Angeles region. The JPA performs administrative and fiscal oversight of the LA-RICS, identifies and pursues funding sources, sets policy, and will oversee the construction of the communications systems.

Board

JIM McDONNELL, SHERIFF

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

DARYL L. OSBY, FIRE CHIEF

County of Los Angeles Fire Department

SACHI A. HAMAI, CEO

County of Los Angeles

MARK R. ALEXANDER

California Contract Cities Association

JOE ORTIZ, CHIEF

City of Sierra Madre Police Department

CATHY CHIDESTER, DIRECTOR

EMS Agency, County of Los Angeles Department Health Services

JOHN CURLEY, CHIEF

City of Covina Police Department

CHRIS DONOVAN, CHIEF

City of El Segundo Fire Department

MARK FRONTEROTTA, CHIEF

City of Inglewood Police Department

CHRIS NUNLEY, CHIEF

City of Signal Hill Police Department

Officers

SCOTT EDSON

Executive Director

JOSEPH KELLY

County of Los Angeles, Treasurer and Tax Collector

JOHN NAIMO

County of Los Angeles Auditor-Controller

PRISCILLA LARA

Board Secretary