People

Michael D. Mazzeo, President

Mike assumed the office of President in June 2008 and was re-elected in November 2008. Prior to holding the office of President, he served as the Executive Vice President for 3 years and as Treasurer for 4 years. In addition to these positions, Mike has served on the Finance Committee and as a representative on the Executive Board for over 17 years. Mike currently serves as head of the Labor/Management Committee and is the Chief Negotiator for the Negotiating Committee. Mike’s goals are to strengthen the Union by internal organizing of its members and by fostering strong alliances and partnerships with other labor organizations. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Rochester Institute of Technology and a Master’s of Science in Labor studies from the University of Massachusetts. Mike is an Investigator with the Rochester Police Department on full release to the Union.

Ralph J. Gagliano, Executive Vice President

Ralph was appointed Executive Vice President in June, 2008 after serving 22 years as Secretary. His union duties consist of working with the president to further the vision of the Locust Club providing the best terms and conditions for the membership. He serves as a member of the Negotiating Committee, a member of the Committee on Political Endorsements and as Secretary of the Rochester Police Benevolent Association. Ralph is a graduate of NYS School of Industrial Labor Relations at Cornell University with a certificate in Labor Studies. Ralph was promoted to sergeant in 1987 and is the senior sergeant in the Rochester Police Department.

Adam J. DeVincentis, Secretary

Adam was elected Secretary of the Rochester Police Locust Club, Inc. in November, 2014. Prior to holding the position of Secretary, Adam has held many positions within the Locust Club including Section Representative, Platoon Representative, and Chairman of the House Committee. He serves on the contract negotiating committee, finance committee, healthcare committee and Political Action Committee. Adam is a graduate of S.U.N.Y. Brockport and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice. In 2014 he completed a Certificate program with Cornell in Labor Studies. Adam was promoted to the rank of sergeant in 2010 and is currently assigned to the Goodman Section Patrol

Geoffrey R. Wiater, Treasurer

Geoff was elected Treasurer of the Rochester Police Locust Club Inc. in January, 2015. Prior to holding the position of Treasurer, Geoff has held many positions within the Locust Club including Section Representative, Platoon Representative, House Committee and Chairman of the House Committee. He serves on the contract negotiating committee, finance committee, healthcare committee and Political Action Committee. Geoff is a graduate of S.U.N.Y. Brockport and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice. Geoff was promoted to the rank of sergeant in 2002 and is currently assigned to the Major Crimes Unit as a Homicide Sergeant.

Kevin R. Sizer, Chairman, House Committee

Kevin was elected to the House Committee of the Rochester Police Locust Club, Inc. in November, 2014 and appointed as Chairman of the House Committee by President Mazzeo. Prior to holding the position of Chairman of the House Committee, Kevin has held many positions within the Locust Club including Section Representative, Platoon Representative, and House Committee member. He serves on the contract negotiating committee, healthcare committee and Political Action Committee. Kevin is a graduate of Southern University and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. In 2017 Kevin completed a Certificate program with Cornell in Labor Studies. Kevin is a Patrol Officer assigned to the Genesee Section Patrol.

Maura Smith, Administrative Assistant

Bio coming soon!

 


 

House Committee

Kevin Sizer (Genesee 1st)
Ted Serinis (Genesee 2nd)
Paul Romano (Tactical Unit)
Michelle Velez (Goodman NSC 3rd)
Flamur Zenelovic (Major Crimes)
Mike Nicholls (SIS)

Finance Committee

Gary Sullivan (Major Crimes)
Dennis Cole (Tactical Unit)
Scott Gould (Economic Crimes)

Representatives At Large

Jason Mueller (CID 2nd)
Pat Steiner (Genesee 3rd)

Kenny Coniglio (Lake 4th)
Bob O'Shaughnessy (Lake 3rd)

Unit Representatives

Todd Wassinger (Clinton 1st)

Gary Wegman (Goodman 3rd)
Justin Havill (SIS)
Rob Henkes (Central 2nd)
Gary Galetta (Major Crimes)
Rob Nitchman (P.S.B.)
Reuben Padilla (S.I.S.)
Carlos Alvarado (S.O.S.)
Dan Nowack (S.O.S./K-9)
Tony Mazurkiewicz (Tact. Unit)

Ed Fratangelo (Central 3rd)
Tom Rodriguez (Lake 4th)
Jason Kelly (Central 5th)
(Genesee 2nd)

Cope Committee

Rob Henkes (Central 2nd)
Dennis Cole (Tactical Unit)
Gary Sullivan (Major Crimes)
Kevin Sizer (Genesee 1st)
Scott Gould (CID)

Sergeant At Arms

Myron Moses (SIS)

Community Liasons

BOHA
RAMP
ITALEO
Emerald Society

Fraternal Liaison

Anthony DiPonzio Jr.

Clothing Committee

Amy Bauer
Steve Swetman
Michelle Velez