Detectives' Endowment Association, Inc. — Paul DiGiacomo, President

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Detectives’ Endowment Association, Inc.
26 Thomas Street
New York, NY 10007
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(212) 587-1000 – Executive Office
(212) 587-9120 – Health Benefits Office

Please only contact the following Board Officers or personnel if you are a DEA member, or a personal acquaintance of the individual. All other messages should be forwarded to the DEA’s general email address. Press or media inquiries should be forwarded to the DEA President’s office.

General Inquiries
DEA Health Benefits Office
Executive Director of Health Benefits, Carmine Russo
DEA Retiree Representative, Steve Feely
Staten Island Welfare Officer, Raymond L. Wittick
Queens Welfare Officer, Troy Alden
Brooklyn South Welfare Officer, Brian Meyers
Brooklyn North Welfare Officer, David C. Lambert
Bronx Welfare Officer, Carlos Lozada
Manhattan North Welfare Officer, Richard Baboolal
Manhattan South Welfare Officer, Ryan Johnston
Headquarters Welfare Officer, Gilberto Ortiz
Staten Island Trustee & Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Gregory W. Silverman
Queens Trustee, Ronald F. Luparello
Brooklyn North Trustee, Christopher J. Schilling
Brooklyn South Trustee, Timothy O'Brien
Bronx Trustee, Rick Simplicio
Manhattan North Trustee, John F. Hourican
Manhattan South Trustee, Antonio Esposito
Headquarters Trustee, Brian P. Maguire
Sergeant at Arms, Joseph R. Tallarine
Borough Director for Manhattan, Bronx, & Headquarters, Tony Casilla
Borough Director for Brooklyn/Queens/Staten Island, John J. Comer
Treasurer, Nicholas Masi
Union Secretary, Jeffrey A. Ward
Vice President, Scott Munro
To contact the President’s Office, the website, The Gold Shield magazine, the Legislative Director, and for all media and press inquiries, contact Sam Katz at
For a more timely response to breaking news stories or press inquiries, call the President's office at (212) 587-1000.