Brian Grammas

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 William Area. Brian moved to Swing Shift and worked as an FTO for 1 year. Brian transferred to the Police Academy and worked as a TAC Officer for 2 years. While at the Academy, Brian became a Defensive Tactics Instructor, taught combined PO/CO academies as well as Cadet/PSR and lateral academies. Brian also work as an instructor at AOST. In January of 2003, Brian transferred to the Narcotics Bureau. During his time in Narcotics, Brian was assigned to Street Narcotics as well as the Admin squad. Brian became a Taser Instructor and was in charge of the Narcotics AOST and RBT training. Brian served as an Appointed At Large rep for Covert Ops for over 1 year. After 15 years in Narcotics, Brian was appointed to the LVPPA Executive Board in December of 2017 as Secretary.

Kirk Hooten

Kirk is returning to the LVPPA Executive Board for a second tour of duty, having spent 2011-2014 as Director of Communications and Director of Governmental affairs.

Kirk was hired by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department in February 1994. For the first three and a half years of his career, he worked in the Patrol Division assigned to the Southwest Area Command, Northwest Area Command, Support Services Bureau and Downtown Area Command. In September 1997, he transferred to the Vice/Narcotics Bureau where he spent nearly twenty years, assigned to Vice for one year and the remainder in Narcotics. During his time in Narcotics, Kirk was assigned to Street Narcotics, the Marijuana Grow Initiative, and most notably, eleven years on Federal Task Forces with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and Department of Homeland Security. While working with the DEA, Kirk was fortunate to have worked multiple international cases and traveled to Belgium, Spain, Thailand and Denmark in support of those cases.

In August 2008 Kirk was appointed to the LVPPA Board of directors as an At-Large representative prior to accepting both positions on the Executive Board.

Tyler Todd

Tyler was born and raised in Stockton, CA. At 18 he joined the United States Air Force and was stationed at Nellis AFB. While in the Air Force Tyler became a Noncommissioned Officer. He separated from the Air Force as a Staff Sergeant in 2004 to join the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. Tyler’s first assignment as a patrol officer was in the Northeast Area Command. While at NEAC he became a Field Training Officer and was elected by his peers to be their union representative on the Board of Directors.

In 2014 Tyler transferred to the traffic bureau and had to relinquish his position as a representative. In the beginning of 2016 he was asked to be part of the board of directors again by filling an at-large position. During his time on the Board of Directors he has written articles for the LVPPA magazine and was hand selected to be part of the last three contract teams. In July 2016 Tyler was appointed by the board of directors to become an executive board member and currently serves as the Secretary/Treasurer.