Lifetime Achievement Award

COPS Founding Executive Director Susie Sawyer

COPS Founding Executive Director Susie Sawyer

Memorial Fund Chairman & CEO Craig Floyd presents the “Lifetime Achievement Award” to Suzie Sawyer, founding Executive Director of COPS.

Suzie Sawyer is one of the three original incorporators of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. During her 27 years as an officer and board member of the organization, Mrs. Sawyer has served as its only Secretary and is Chairperson of the Names Committee. Mrs. Sawyer helped launch and now oversees the coordination of National Police Week activities in Washington, D.C. She retired as the Executive Director of COPS after 27 years of outstanding service on May 16, 2011.