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MySafe:Riverside Leadership Team

MySafe:Riverside is a unit of The Safe Community Project, a public benefit 501c3 non-profit organization. We are governed by experienced and highly qualified directors, most of whom have decades of leadership experience in the fire service.

David Barrett

Executive Director, Commander

Harout “Harry” Semerdjian


Cameron Barrett

Education and Engagement Director

David Yamahata


Steven Owens


William Whitney


Select past directors for
The Safe Community Project and MySafe:Riverside

2017 - 2019

John Drake

LAFD Chief Deputy

2009 – 2017

Dean Cathey

LAFD Assistant Chief (ret)

2009 – 2015

Margaret Stewart

LAFD Firefighter/ Public Service Officer

2011 – 2014

Jayson Johnson

LAFD Firefighter/Paramedic (ret)

2011 – 2014

Wayne Johnson

LAFD Captain I (ret)

2009 - 2012

Michael Thomas

LAFD Battalion Chief (ret)

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