CLEAR continues to select industry experts to help drive strategic vision of the organization. 

Orlando, (March 1, 2022) – The Coalition of Law Enforcement and Retail (CLEAR) announced today the selection of its newest Board members. New members and their roles are highlighted in red below.


“With the addition of these board members, we believe CLEAR continues its presence in the industry as the leader in the fight against organized retail crime (ORC),” said CLEAR President Ben Dugan. “There has never been more of a need to help retailers partner with law enforcement to deliver results in the fight against ORC than now. We believe these additions will strategically help us do just that.”


Voting Members

  • President - Ben Dugan, CVS Health
  • Vice President Law Enforcement - Rich Rossman, Broward County Sheriff
  • Vice President Retail - Jason Davies, Macy's
  • Executive Director - John Clark
  • Communications Director  - ALAINA KRING, Senior Director Gabe’s
  • Treasurer - Dave Collins, Signet Jewelers
  • Training Director, Law Enforcement – Kate Adams – Chief, (ret) Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department  
  • Training Director Retail – AMBER BRADLEY, Owner, TalkLP
  • ORC Committee Chairman – Rory Stollard, The Home Depot
  • Legislative Chairman – Tony Sheppard, ThinkLP
  • Director of Vendor Relations - Gregg Oxfeld, Securitas
  • Director of Law Enforcement Relations - Doug Muldoon, Chief, Palm Bay Police Department (Ret)
  • State Representatives Director - Chris Schkade, Walgreens
  • Director - Christian Hardman, eBay
  • Director – STEVE HRYZIK, Chief, Powell Police Department
  • Director - Joe Hopkins, Los Angeles Police Department
  • Director - Mark Falkner, Detective, Salt Lake City Police Department  
  • Director –HOWARD MERGLER  - Detective, Fairfax Police Department
  • Director –MARK SPEAKER – Detective, Plano Police Department
  • Director –NATHAN BANDARIES, Albertsons
  • Director - Sandy Chandler, Director of Loss Prevention, ULTA


Executive Advisory Board(1 Total Vote)

  • David George, CFI, LPC, Managing Director, TalkLP
  • Jack Gee – Detective, Ft Lauderdale Police Department (Ret), CLEAR Past President
  • Curt Crum, Boise Police Department (Ret) CLEAR Past President
  • Mark Neapolitan, CFI, LPC, Senior Director Loss Prevention - International, Signet Jewelers (Ret)
  • Vicki Aubrey,  Detective, Salt Lake City Police Department  
  • Mitzi Perry, Police Investigator, St. Petersburg Police Department (Ret)


ORC National Committee(Non-Voting)

  • Chris DeSantis, Senior Director, Macy’s
  • Denis Wynnn, VP Investigations, TJX
  • Gianna Davis, Albertsons
  • Mark McDermott, JC Penny  
  • Dale Fowler, Southeastern Grocers
  • Bill Corfield, Target
  • Justine Venzia, Gap
  • Steve Walker, Walgreens
  • Chris McCarrick, Kroger
  • Jacob Gillete, Meijer
  • Amanda Hobert, Lowes
  • Caitlin Blake, A&F
  • Scott Hogue, Walmart
  • Jennifer Dayss, Signet Jewelers
  • Robert Skidmore, HSI    
  • Brennan Long, FBI


Communications Committee(Non-Voting)

  • Bobby Haskins, VP Auror