Meet the Board

2020 – 2022

Our Board consists of volunteers from various organizations.
All Board members are survivors.

DC-C.O.P.S. Board, L – R:
Danny Hickson, Vice President; Cindy Carter, Immediate Past President; Steve Thompson (past Treasurer); Doris Walker, Parliamentarian; Hector Dittamo, Treasurer;
Brett Parson, President. Second from right is Dianne Bernhard, National C.O.P.S. Executive Director.
Not in the photo: Mary Feltis, Secretary.

The Board was elected in March 2020 and will serve a two-year term.
President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer are voting members of the Board.
Immediate Past President, Parliamentarian and Police Liaison are non-voting members.

Brett Parson

Board: President
Lt, Metropolitan Police Department (Ret)
Surviving Co-Worker
Email: president@dc-cops.org

Danny Hickson

Board: Vice-President
Commander, Metropolitan Police Department (Ret)
Surviving Co-Worker

Mary Feltis

Board: Secretary
Surviving Spouse of Officer James Feltis III
USDOD – Pentagon Force Protection Agency
EOW: 2/14/2005

Hector Dittamo

Board: Treasurer
Surviving Parent of Officer Paul Dittamo
Metropolitan Police Department
EOW: 10/30/10
Email: hdittamo.cops@yahoo.com

Cindy Carter

Board: Immediate Past President
FBI Special Agent (Ret)
Surviving Co-Worker

Rev. Msgr. Salvatore Criscuolo

Officer: Chaplain
Email: MPDChaplin@aol.com

Doris Walker

Officer: Parliamentarian
Surviving Parent of Sgt. Anthony “Tony” Walker
Prince George’s County Police Department, MD
EOW: 11/15/03

Anthony T. Walsh

Officer: Police Liaison