Punta Gorda police chief candidates narrowed to 8, see their resumes

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. – The City of Punta Gorda is seeking to fill the open position of police chief and they’ve narrowed the finalists down to 8. The below-listed candidates will be interviewed next month. The list was originally narrowed to 10 but two candidates, Jeffrey Hadley, public safety chief in Kalamazoo Michigan, and David Sklarek, former chief deputy for the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office near Orlando, withdrew from consideration.

  • Ralph Anthony
  • Luis Cabrera
  • Pamela Davis
  • Willie Dennard
  • Jeffrey Hadley dropped out of consideration
  • David Rahinsky
  • Charles Robinson Jr.
  • Mark Schrader
  • David Sklarek dropped out of consideration
  • George Turner

Below are candidate resumes:

Ralph Anthony

Luis Cabrera

Pamela Davis

Wille Dennard

David Rahinsky

Charles Robinson Jr.

Mark Schrader

George Turner