Trustee Schlemmer represents Region I (Northern Bay Area, Central Coast and Redwood Chapters). He is a sergeant with the Richmond Police Department, currently assigned to the traffic unit. He has been a police officer for 20 years, the last 10 with Richmond P.D. Schlemmer has been assigned to patrol, investigations, field training, street narcotics and violence suppression, and evidence technician (CSI). Schlemmer is a past member of the Richmond POA executive board and currently serves as a Director on the Bay Area Chapter board, first elected in 2010. In November 2012 he was elected to the PORAC Insurance and Benefits Trust.