2008 Director’s Community Leadership Awards
|Cincinnati||John R. McConnaughey
A 2006 graduate of the Cincinnati Division’s Citizens’ Academy, Mr. McConnaughey now serves on the Board of Directors for the FBI Citizens’ Academy Alumni Association. He serves as an Associate Member of the Hamilton County Police Association and the President of the Cincinnati Citizens’ Police Association (CCPA), which provides support to the Cincinnati law enforcement community.
Additionally, Mr. McConnaughey is a member of the Cincinnati FBI Multicultural Advisory Council (MCAC). He is one of the founders of the Gang Initiative Project and the Southern Ohio Chapter of the Midwest Gang Investigators Association. Both organizations work with the Cincinnati public schools to combat gang activity.
Mr. McConnaughey is always available to assist members of the organizations with which he is involved. He meets with Congress and fights for the rights of the uninsured and is an advocate for crime and violence reduction in our schools. He also meets with state representatives to discuss school violence reduction programs.