The Manatee PAL
Board of Directors


To bring law enforcement, kids and families together in a positive, safe environment through sports and academics to build a strong community.

Sheriff Rick Wells

Executive Director

Sheriff W. Rick Wells

President: Bruce Bottorff
Vice President: Jesse Carr Jr.
Treasurer: Patricia Johnson
Secretary: Paul Sharff


Sergeant Aaron Pilant
Azell Johnson
Shawn Kaleta
Tammy Taylor
Fred Moore
Daniel Willis
Dr. George VanBuren
Major Patrick Cassella
Deputy Ralph Bryant
Carl Reynolds
J. Eric Fitzgerald