Explorers Volunteer, Board of Directors- Treasurer
Augie has been a police officer for over 10 years. Initially, he volunteered with the basketball league, and went full time in 2008, directing the Police Explorers. He currently still helps out with Explorers program.
He believes firmly that the JCPAL program helps to keep kids focused and helps them succeed in life. His own sons and nephews have gone through the programs. It gives them mentors and accountability. It helps provide direction and skills, and they learn empathy, discipline and responsibility along the way.
Augie’s passion is to help kids see that they can make a difference in someone’s life now.