Board Member Bob Puts is a retired Commander from the San Francisco Police Department. Bob enjoyed a 30 year career with SFPD where he served in various assignments including: uniformed patrol, plainclothes patrol, Inspector's Bureau, and Special Operations.
Bob retired in 2004 and decided to join the corporate world as a member of the Corporate Security Department at Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E). Bob is currently a Senior Investigator and Manager for PG&E.
Karen Guidotti is a lifelong resident of San Mateo County. She graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1980, and received her law degree from the Santa Clara University School of Law in 1983. Karen has worked as a prosecutor for the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office for 35 years. She recently retired as the Chief Deputy District Attorney.
She has been a member of the 100 Club since 2010.
Chief Dave Bertini is a 31-year veteran of Law Enforcement, and currently is the Chief of Police for the Menlo Park Police Department. He was the President of the 100 Club of San Mateo County for two terms, in 2016 & 2017. He has been on the Board of Directors since 2010, having served as a board member, secretary, Vice President & President.
Dave was awarded the 2007 California POST Excellence in Training Award, which was formerly known as the California Governor’s Award, for his work in training police officers throughout the state.
Carlos G. Bolanos has 38 years of law enforcement experience. Sheriff Bolanos was appointed to his current position as Sheriff of San Mateo County in July 2016.
Sheriff Bolanos' priorities are Community Engagement and Relationship Building, Programs that promote positive relationships between youth and law enforcement, and Programs in our Correctional Facilities that provide inmates with an opportunity for a better life upon their release.
Sheriff Bolanos has a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the University of San Francisco, and a Masters of Public Administration from California State University, East Bay. He is also a graduate of Command College and the Homeland Security Executive Leaders Program.
Audra Del Carlo was born and raised in Belmont, and graduated from Mercy Burlingame.
She moved to Southern California for a couple of years before returning to Belmont to buy a house and raise her kids. She recently retired from a tech firm as a Director of Corporate IT Projects and is now working with her husband Dave Toole at their auto repair shop in San Carlos, Toole's Garage.
Ross T. Hite's career began in the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office as a Cadet, Deputy, and Detective. In 1979, he founded a private investigation firm - Investigative Analysis. His practice has involved all types of investigation, but during the past decade he has become a Certified Fraud Specialist. Ross was raised in San Mateo County and graduated from Menlo School, College of San Mateo (AA), University of San Francisco (BA), and Golden Gate Univ. (MPA). In addition to the 100 Club Board, he is the Board Secretary for the San Mateo County Service League.
Following a brief minor league baseball career and a Bachelor of Science from St. Mary’s College, Dave Norris was hired by the San Mateo Police Department in 1993.
During his 25 years with SMPD, Dave has worked in multiple positions, including Field Training, Narcotics & Vice, Criminal Investigations and Youth Services, and led investigations involving Gang Crimes, Officer Involved Critical Incidents, and Homicides.
Board Member Chief Albert Pardini has lived in San Mateo County for the past 30 years with his wife. He has three adult children.
On November 12, 2014, he was hired by the City of East Palo Alto to serve as the Chief of Police. During his tenure as Chief of Police, he has restructured the department, created a succession plan for the department, and hired seven new officers to fill vacancies in the 36 person department. Chief Pardini has implemented his community policing philosophy that has connected the department with the community and bridged many gaps that existed when he was hired. Chief Pardini credits this approach to a consistent reduction in crime and an increased trust with the community.
Chief Mark Raffaelli (retired) served 38 years with the South San Francisco Police Department, his last 15 years as the Chief.
He grew up in South San Francisco, attended Serra High School, and the went to Sacramento State University earning his Bachelor’s Degree in addition to San Jose State University where he received his Master’s Degree.
Bob Ravano was born in San Francisco and has lived in the bay area all of his life.
Bob is a Certified Public Accountant and a partner at the firm of Vavrinek, Trine, Day & Co., LLP with over fifty years of accounting experience.
He graduated from Santa Clara University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and has a Masters in Business Administration-Taxation from Golden Gate University.
Her family settled in Southern Californa after her father retired from the Air Force. Following graduation from high school she attended Long Beach State University. She moved to San Carlos while working as a Flight Attendant with American Airlines.
She is currently employed part-time as an Administrative Assistant by the City of Belmont in the Human Resources Department and the 100 Club of San Mateo County.
She is married to retired Commander Pete Nannarone of the San Carlos Police Department; her son is a Battalion Chief with the San Mateo Fire Department. She has three grandchildren.