Chief Neil H. Gang has served in law enforcement for 34+ years, and has been Chief of Police for Pinole PD since 2014. He is Chair of the California Police Chiefs Association Officer Wellness & Resiliency Committee, author of the Asher Model-7 Point Approach to a Culture of Wellness, host of the 6th Pillar Podcast, CALPOST-Wellness Instructor, and was named Public Safety Hero of the Year by the House of Representatives in 2020. IACP featured his innovative work in Police Chief magazine and other law enforcement platforms. He is a Northwestern School of Police Staff Command grad, president of his class, and recipient of the Franklin M. Kremel Award for excellence in leadership. He is finishing his Master's degree at the University of San Diego LEPSL program.