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Executive Session – The Board may meet in Executive Session at the Department of Public Safety Management Services Conference Room, Suite 260, 2102 W. Encanto Blvd. Phoenix, Arizona for the discussion of any Agenda Item, pursuant to ARS 38-431.03(A) for purposes of discussion or consideration of records, information or testimony exempt by law from public inspection.


Arizona Department of Public Safety
2102 W. Encanto Blvd
Management Services Conference Room, Suite 260

1.         Approval of minutes of the May 28, 2024, meeting minutes.



2.         Accidental Disability Retirement Application:                     


                        Rigoberto Diaz



3.         Accidental Disability Retirement Application:                     


                        Nicholas Mitchell



4.         Accidental Disability Retirement Application:                     


                        Bryan Brooks



5.         New Membership Applications:


                         Jason Perkinson and Patrick Quane, effective May 14, 2024.


6.         Return to Work Retirees:

                          Christopher Despain, retired March 29, 2024, as a Trooper, returned to work June 1, 2024, as a Detention Transport Officer.

                          Danny Roark, retired December 27, 2019, as a Trooper, returned to work May 25, 2024, as a Watch Center Specialist.



7.         Presentation, Discussion, and Appropriate Action regarding Annual Review of Members Receiving Disability Benefits.



8.         Discussion Regarding Off Duty Motor Escorts.



9.           New Business:



10.         Old Business:


                        Letter of Concern

                        Discussion and Review of IME Process

                        Presentation, Discussion, and Appropriate Action for Five-Year Review Report and

                        Future Rulemaking

                        Brandon Wilson

                         Derek Ortiz



11.         Expenses:


Ryan Rapp Pacheco & Kelley PLC                                                   $ 2,502.50

Joel E. Parker MD / Biltmore Psychiatric Group                              $ 2,940.00

MCN                                                                                                $ 5,675.00

Frank Griego, Chairman
DPS Local Retirement Board