Board and Executive Board

Executive Board

Steve Grammas  

President

Steve was born in the fast paced city of Poughkeepsie, New York, but moved to Las Vegas when he was 1 and has grown up in Las Vegas. Steve attended Bonanza High School while also participating in the Explorer program from the age of 16. Read More »

Scott Nicholas  

Vice President

Scott was hired by the LVMPD as a Corrections Officer in February of 2000. Soon after graduation from the academy, Scott worked at Las Vegas City Jail where CCDC was housing 550 inmates. Read More »

Bryan Yant  

Sergeant-at-Arms

Bryan is from Canton, Ohio. He joined the United States Marine Corps in 1996 as an Infantry man and obtained the rank of Corporal. He was hired by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department in 2000. He was assigned to Northwest Area Command. Read More »

Mike Ramirez  

Director of Governmental Affairs

Mike was born and raised in Las Vegas. In 2005, he received the call that he was accepted into the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. He started in patrol on the graveyard shift in the Southwest area command. Read More »

Myron Hamm  

Director of Corrections

Myron was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina and at the age of 18 his family moved to SanDiego, California. He joined the United States Air Force in 1989 and Nellis Afb was his first duty station. Read More »

Brian Grammas  

Treasurer

Brian was born in Poughkeepsie, New York and moved to Las Vegas in 1981. Brian went to Bonanza High School and graduated in 1992. Brian entered the Police Academy in August 1996. After finishing field training, Brian was assigned to the Northwest Area Command. Brian was assigned to the first graveyard bike squad that worked […] Read More »

Chad Lyman  

Director

Chad was born in California and moved to Phoenix, Az when he was 12 years old. Chad lived in Phoenix until he served a two year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints when he was 19 years old. Shortly after returning home in 1990 Chad married Kayleen Cuthbertson, and together […] Read More »

John Abel  

Secretary

Let me begin by saying that I am humbled and honored to be your newest LVPPA Executive Board member. I’d like to thank Steve Grammas and the entire LVPPA Executive Board and Board of Directors for placing their faith in me to continue the mission of the Las Vegas Police Protective Association, and I promise […] Read More »

Board of Directors

NameTitle/PositionYear Term Ends
Steve GrammasPresidentAppointed
Scott NicholasVice PresidentAppointed
Bryan YantSergeant-at-ArmsAppointed
Mike RamirezDirector of Governmental AffairsAppointed
Myron HammDirector of CorrectionsAppointed
Brian GrammasTreasurerAppointed
Chad LymanDirectorAppointed
John AbelSecretaryAppointed
Greg StinnettAirport2022
VacantAt-Large 1Appointed
Paul WojcikAt-Large 2Appointed
Levi HancockAt-Large 3Appointed
Tricia CaineAt-Large 4Appointed
T.J. KellerBAC2020
Dillon WedewerCCAC2019
Larry RinettiCovert Ops2020
Michael GutierrezCCDC 12022
Daniel VarnerCCDC 22019
Tyler DarringtonCCDC 32020
Daniel CoyneCCDC 42021
Michael ReinarzDeputy City Marshal2021
Michael RoeDTAC2021
Kevin KovalEAC2019
Jarrod GrimmettHeadquarters 12021
Robert SigalHeadquarters 22019
Peter FullerHeadquarters 32019
Kevin DaRosaMuni Court Marshals2019
Guy TurnerNEAC2020
Ed PazosNWAC2022
Henry HoffmanResident2021
David TomczakResident (Laughlin)2022
Michael MaloneRetireesAppointed
Jim BurtSCAC2022
VacantSEAC2022
David MartelSpecial Units2020
Brian SmithSVAC2019
Douglas SeymourTraffic2020
Nick RinellaTraining2020
***Appointed Terms - 1 Year