The Port Authority Police Emerald Society Inc. is a nonprofit organization established to promote a social and fraternal spirit among its members, and to help foster the spirit of Irish heritage. The Society also looks to recognize and promote the contributions of our ancestors, as well as the Gaelic culture and accomplishments of Irish Americans.
The Port Authority Police Emerald Society was founded in 1965.
PAPD Emerald Society Executive Board:
President: Thomas Ryan (SOD)
1st Vice President: Annamarie Ciorciari (LGA)
2nd Vice President: Thomas Kennedy, Jr. (JFK)
Treasurer: Andrew Prior (JFK)
Financial Secretary: Sean McNichols (JFK)
Recording Secretary: Sean Lynch (LGA)
Sergeant At Arms: Tim Brennan (JFK)
Historian: Erik J. MacEwen (JFK)
Trustees: John Boland (JFK), Thomas Sullivan (WTC), Daniel Murray (LGA), Matthew Gilhooley (JFK)
PAPD Emerald Society Delegates:
BT: Craig Carlson
LT: Brian Cassidy
PATH: Bob Wallace
NLIA: Ryan Casey
WTC: Dan Steffens
General Membership Meetings are typically held on the second Wednesday of the month at 1900 hours. Locations for meetings vary, as we try to move the locations around to accommodate the large geographical area inhabited by PAPD Emerald Society Members. Check this Facebook page for updates regarding meeting venues.
We strongly encourage current members to attend meetings and functions, and are always welcome to new members (Regular, Retired, or Associate). For more information about membership and events contact any Executive Board member or Delegate.