Tucson Meet & Mingle – August 9th, 2017

FBIPCAAA Meet & Mingle in Tucson

Please join your fellow FBIPCAAA members to

meet and mingle:

Date:        Wednesday August 9, 2017
Time:        5:30pm
Location:   Brother John’s Beer, Bourbon & BBQ
1801 N Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705

See familiar faces while meeting new ones.  This event is open to all FBI Phoenix Citizens Academy Alumni (dues paying member or not).  Spouses and significant others welcome.  Hear about upcoming events, see old friends, and make new ones.  Simply show up and have fun!

RSVP’s appreciated, but walk ins are welcome.

RSVP by clicking here:


Questions?  Email us here:


Annual Holiday Party December 1st – Location: Scottsdale


The FBI Phoenix Citizens Academy Alumni Association invites you and yours to please join us on December 1, 2016 for friendship & cheer at our annual holiday party in Scottsdale!

We’ll have a great evening at Venue 8600. Light bites, tea & lemonade will be served and a cash bar will also be available.

This year, we ask attendees bring new and very gently used books to fill Little Free Libraries that will be placed throughout the Valley  to give youth in underserved communities access to books we know and love. The FBIPCAAA will be working closely with the FBI Phoenix Division in their community outreach initiatives to ensure these libraries serve those who need them most.


Date:December 1, 2016

Time:5:00 – 7:00 PM

Address: 8600 E Anderson Drive,  Scottsdale, AZ 85255

North of the 101 Freeway

$20 per person

Register Now!


We also have a holiday party for our Alumni in Tucson on December 14th.  Tucson and Phoenix area residents are always welcome to join the other city’s festivities. Wherever you’d like to attend, we look forward to celebrating with you! Register here for our holiday party in Tucson.

Annual Holiday Party December 14th – Location: Tucson

Happy Holidays!

The FBIPCAAA invites you & yours to join us at The Living Room in La Encantada for our annual holiday party in Tucson on Wednesday, December 14, 2015 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM. Hors d’oeuvres will be served with a cash bar. 


This year, the FBIPCAAA asks attendees bring new and very gently used books to fill Little Free Libraries that will be placed throughout Tucson to give youth in underserved communities access to books we know and love. The FBIPCAAA will be working closely with the FBI Phoenix Division in their community outreach initiatives to ensure these libraries serve those who need them most.


Location: The Living Room

Date: December 14, 2016

Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Address: 2905 E Skyline Dr #168, Tucson, AZ 85718

$20 per person

Register Now!


We will also have a holiday party in the Scottsdale area –

Tucson and Phoenix area residents are always welcome to join the other city’s activities. Wherever you’d like to attend, we look forward to celebrating with you!  

Registration link: Phoenix Area Holiday Party 12/01/2016

Phoenix Airport Overview & Security Presentation – November 9th – Location: Phoenix

FBI Phoenix Citizens Academy Alumni Association 

“Members Only “
Phoenix Airport Overview & Security Presentation 
Wednesday, November 9, 2016

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Join us for an exciting
 Overview and Security Presentation
at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
At this event, FBIPCAAA Members will have an  exclusive opportunity to learn about  what’s new and exciting  at Phoenix Sky Harbor, participate in a panel discussion with Airport Security leaders from Customs & Border Protection (CBP), FBIPhoenix Police (Airport Bureau), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), 
and see an Airport K-9 Demonstration.
5:30 p.m. Check-In
5:40 p.m. Presentation by Phoenix Sky Harbor
6:00 p.m. Aviation Security Panel
7:00 p.m. Phoenix Airport Police K-9 Demo
7:30 p.m. Event Concludes
Location: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

(Further information regarding location
will be provided to those who register)
 *Multi-level parking is available, bring your
parking ticket to the presentation to be validated
This event is only open to dues paying
members of the FBIPCAAA
(Lifetime & Hoover Members may bring one guest).
The event is limited to the first 50 people.
No walk-ups permitted.  Only those who pre-registered will be permitted to participate.
(Food can be purchased in Terminal 2 prior to the event )
Business Attire
Register Here:

The Branch Davidian Siege At Waco – Oct. 15th – Location: Scottsdale

Please join us Saturday, October 15th, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM for our FBIPCAAA Annual Fall Event. This year, we’re pleased to offer a special presentation by Retired Special Agent Byron A. Sage: The Branch Davidian Siege at Waco

Mr. Sage’s fascinating 3-hour presentation, followed by a delicious lunch, will be held at Venue 8600 in North Scottsdale.
Retired Special Agent
Byron A. Sage

Byron A. Sage has over 45 years of experience in law enforcement and is retired from the FBI after 29 years of service. Prior to his retirement, he was assigned within the FBI’s Critical Incident Response Group (CIRG) at Quantico, VA.  In this role, he was assigned within the Crisis Management and the Crisis Negotiation Units.  Mr. Sage was directly involved in evaluating and enhancing Critical Incident Response Protocols, Crisis Management policies, Major Case Management, as well as managing the FBI’s “Overseas Response to Kidnappings of U.S. Citizens Program.”  Mr. Sage has specialized in crisis management and response planning, physical security and personal safety issues throughout his law enforcement career and beyond.  Mr. Sage also has a tactical background, having been a SWAT Team Leader with the FBI and a certified FBI Tactical Instructor and Expert Firearms Instructor among other areas of professional expertise.

Registration will begin at 8:30 AM in the foyer with a reception to follow in the main hall.  Our presentation will be held in McCormick Ballrooms I, II and III and will begin at 9:00 AM. 

Register here: http://conta.cc/2bzuHsT

The deadline for registration is midnight on October 7, 2016. We anticipate the event will reach capacity quickly and recommend you register as soon as possible. Unfortunately, no alumni, member or guest shall be admitted without prior registration and payment. Payment cannot be accepted at the door.

This event is open only to graduates of the FBI Citizens Academy, their guests and our Sponsors. We hope you’ll join us!

For more information please contact:

Kristi Lee – Programs, Board of Directors

Kelly Hardy – VP/Programs, Board of Directors

FBI Phoenix Citizens Academy Alumni Association




Sponsorship Opportunities:

Please click here to learn about the sponsorship opportunities available for your consideration. Your financial support will enable the FBIPCAAA to continue its important role in fostering a greater understanding of the FBI’s broader efforts within the communities they serve and threats they face. This will be a great time to reach a large audience of community and business leaders.

Civilian Response To Active Shooter Events – Sept. 21st – Location: Tucson

Please come for lunch and an important presentation offered by FBI Phoenix Division SA Mike Gallante. We’re fortunate he’s offered to give this valuable information to the Alumni Association and we hope you’ll join us. 

Civilian Response To Active Shooter Events
“Whether you are at a restaurant, the movies, a school, any large venue or social event, etc., history has proven active shooter events occur.  It is best to mentally prepare & train ourselves to be alert, aware & ready to do something to protect ourselves or our loved ones.”
Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
10:45am – 1pm
Conference Room
333 E. Wetmore Rd.
3rd Floor 
Tucson, AZ 85705
10:45 AM -11:00 AM

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM
11:15 AM – 1:00 PM
Lunch, Presentation and Q & A
Boxed lunches will be served. A donation of $15 dollars is suggested to offset costs.
 Space is extremely limited and limited to members of the FBIPCAAA only. Register here:
*This presentation will also be offered in Phoenix – date/location TBD*

Cyber Crime Security Series – Sept. 7th Location: Paradise Valley

No RSVP necessary – join us for the first in a series of Cyber Crime Security presentations, co-hosted by:

Paradise Valley Police Department, The FBI Phoenix Division & The FBI Citizens Academy Alumni Association.

When: Wednesday, September 7th – 6pm to 7:30pm

Location: Community Room, Paradise Valley Town Hall – 6401 E. Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley, AZ


Cyber Crime Security Series

June 16th, 2016: Welcome Luncheon For New SAC DeLeon

Join us for a luncheon to welcome our new Special Agent in Charge of the Phoenix Division, 11am-1pm: Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix North Happy Valley 1940 Pinnacle Peak Road, Phoenix, AZ 85027

SAC Michael DeLeon

SAC Michael DeLeon

FBI Director James B. Comey has named Michael DeLeon as the special agent in charge of the Phoenix Division. Mr. DeLeon most recently served in the National Clandestine Service, Counterintelligence Center as the chief of the Counterespionage Group at the Central Intelligence Agency. 

Mr. DeLeon joined the FBI in 1999. He began his career in the Tampa Division’s Fort Myers Resident Agency, where he worked criminal, counterterrorism, and counterintelligence matters. Following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, Mr. DeLeon served as the Joint Terrorism Task Force coordinator for the Fort Myers Resident Agency.

Mr. DeLeon has served as a unit chief in the Espionage Section of the Counterintelligence Division, the senior supervisory resident special agent of the Greensboro Resident Agency-Charlotte Division, and the assistant special agent in charge in the Counterintelligence Branch of Washington Field Office.

Prior to joining the FBI, Mr. DeLeon served with the Delaware State Police.

FBICAAA Fiesta Bowl Museum / Olive & Ivy Alumni Mixer – Wed. May 11th, 2016

Join us for our upcoming Alumni mixer!  We will start out at the Fiesta Bowl Museum 7135 E Camelback Rd #190, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, where college football fans will delight in an array of exhibits featuring memorabilia from Fiesta Bowl events and bowl games, all 128 FBS team helmets, and some of college football’s most prestigious award trophies, including the Fiesta Bowl, Heisman, Eddie Robinson, and The National Championship Coaches’ Trophy.  Then we will walk across the street to Olive & Ivy Waterfront Restaurant to enjoy a networking mixer with our Alumni group.  For more information, please contact: Mark Strickling 602-460-3871