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Role of the Police Chief Executive Assistant Advanced Course
Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo
333 Madonna Rd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 549-0800

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 8:00 AM to Thursday, April 27, 2017, 5:00 PM PDT
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Have you attended the Role of the Chief Executive Assistant's course and are interested in more in-depth knowledge? You asked, we've answered! Join us for another great course led by Retired Chief Deb Linden and Executive Assistant Melanie Randel. 

The Course is currently sold out.  Please contact Shannon Mahoney at smahoney@californiapolicechiefs.org to be added to the waiting list. 

Topics covered in this course will include: 

  • Energy Management
  • Productivity and Time Management
  • Effective Verbal Communication
  • Advanced Tips & Tricks for Microsoft WORD & Excel
  • Understanding Elected Officials
  • Effective Written Communication


This two-day course will be presented in a blended, group dynamic, lecture format. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions from field experts and to interact and build relationships with their peers. This course is designed for those who have already attended the Partnering for Success: Role of the Chief's Executive Assistant. Based on survey feedback and the success of the initial course, attendees will get a deep-dive into various topics, some covered in the first course and some new. The course will once again be led by Retired Chief Deb Linden and Executive Assistant Melanie Randel and include software instruction by Derek Crawford. 


For the initial course, we will limit attendance to the first 40 attendees. We will have future dates and locations after this offering. 


Your Instructors

Retired Chief Deb Linden of San Luis Obispo PD and current Executive Assistant, Melanie Randel of the City of Citrus Heights are the core instructors of the course and are teaming up to bring you information based on their years of experience and up-to-date information from the law enforcement industry.

Other presenters include Derek Crawford of Software Solutions Team on electronic communication.

Class Location & Hotel Information

Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo
333 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Reservations: (805) 549-0800

Hotel Room Rate: $140.00/per night

Reservation cut-off: March 26, 2017

Room block reserved under Role of the Chief's Executive Assistant

Course Hours:

Day 1: Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Day 1-2: Class from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Breakfast is provided in your hotel room rate. Lunch will be provided on Day 1.

Course Cost: $525

Online Registration Form

Contact: Shannon Mahoney or Meagan Catafi