About The Salem Police Foundation

The Salem Police Foundation was founded in 2010.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Salem Police Foundation is to Promote Community Support for the Salem Police Department.

Vision Statement

To enhance public safety by supporting the Salem Police Department, its members, and the community.


  • Employee Recognition and Development
  • Community Outreach/Partnerships/Recruitment/Crime Prevention/Awareness
  • Service Enhancements
  • Assistance for Department Members and their Families
  • Special Projects

Our 2022  Leadership


  • Lori Tisdale, President
  • John D. Hawkins, Treasurer
  • Pete DeMuniz, Board Member
  • Raquel Moore-Green, Board Member
  • Jeff Davis, Board Member
  • Mary Eastridge, Board Member
  • Marin Arreola, Board Member
  • John Hoffmeister, Board Member
  • Jacob Sinclair, Board Member
  • Mike Peterson, Board Member
  • Susan Thompson, Board Member
  • Cyndi Leinassar, Past President
  • Chief Trevor Womack, Ex Officio Member
  • Deputy Chief George Burke, Ex Officio Member

Advisory Council

  • Diane McLaran, Chemeketa Community College
  • Paige Clarkson, Marion County District Attorney