Meet Our Team

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Rancho Cordova PAL is managed by an Executive Director, Director and Youth Coordinator. Meet the three members of our team below!

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Executive Director
Sergeant Rich Merideth, Rancho Cordova Police Department

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PAL Director
Officer Jose De La Cruz
Rancho Cordova Police Department

Officer Jose De La Cruz has been with the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department since 2002.  He has experience working in several major areas of the Sheriff's Department. In 2004, he was selected to be part of the Rancho Cordova Police Department and has served on Patrol, as a Problem Oriented Policing Officer, and as a School Resource Officer. In 2013, Officer De La Cruz was appointed as the PAL Director. Officer De La Cruz enjoys creating encouraging, lasting relationships and developing the positive growth of youth in the Rancho Cordova community.

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PAL Youth Coordinator
Community Services Officer K. Rebeka Martin
Rancho Cordova Police Department

K. Rebeka Martin joined the Rancho Cordova Police Department as the PAL Youth Coordinator in May 2018. As the Youth Coordinator, her responsibilities include performing work related to youth prevention and intervention, such as planning, organizing, promoting, monitoring and coordinating youth development programs, activities and grant. Martin believes in giving back to the community and the less fortunate because putting a smile on someone’s face can have a tremendously positive impact.

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