Trustee Vado represents Region I (Northern Bay Area, Central Coast and Redwood Chapters). In 1995 Vado began his law enforcement career with San Jose Police Department. Vado was elected as a director of the San Jose Police Officers’ Association in 2009 and was elected to chief financial officer in July 2010. In November 2010 he was elected to the PORAC Insurance and Benefits Trust. Vado has been an active member of PORAC since 1999.