New Leadership Assistance


Dear PICA Members,

I am excited to announce PICA has hired Rosinante Group Advisors, LLC to manage and assist in general operations and marketing. Rob Hollman, Principal, will be the primary contact for PICA members. Rob has extensive experience in working with and successfully growing Non-Profit organizations. Rob may be reached at the PICA toll free number 800-765-7422 or via email The board is working closely with Rob to promote and increase PICA membership as well as provide its members with additional education and membership benefits.

Please see the attached bio of Rob for more information about him and his company.

I am looking forward to the continued growth of PICA and the direction in which we are heading.

Thank you,

Todd Taylor

President, PICA Board of Directors

Rob Hollman, RGA LLC

Seminar on Investigating Runaway and Missing Children

On Friday, September 22 at noon during the 3rd San Diego District meeting runaway and missing children expert Joseph Travers, CPI & CCDI will be discussing, and signing, his book Investigation of Missing and Exploited Children: The Gateway of Child Sex Trafficking.

It will be held at 1021 Costa Pacifica Way, Oceanside, CA 92054, cost $20 and will include a box lunch and a copy of his book.  Please contact Joseph directly to RSVP:

Joseph Travers has a total of eight years of experience in Law Enforcement, specifically in Criminal Investigations and Police Training and Supervision. He possesses professional certificates from the California State Peace Officer Standards and Training; Basic, Intermediate, Advanced Officer Training, Hostage Negotiations, and Field Training Officer Certificates. In addition, Mr. Travers has experience in Loss Prevention and Private and Personnel Security, having served as the former Manager of Security, Southern California, for McDonnell Douglas Corporation.
Mr. Travers has taught investigation and has served as Director of Education for CIA Investigation Academy, U.S. Colleges Inc. and Private Investigative Research Company Schools of Professional Investigation and Security. He has testified as an expert witness and conducted investigations regarding police practices and investigative technique in California State and United States Federal Courts.
Mr. Travers is the Executive Director of Saved In America (, rescuing missing and exploited children and is the President of the National Association of Missing & Exploited Children, Chairman for the Professional Investigators of California and a past President of the California Association of Licensed Investigators, the largest private investigators association in the world, and a Police/Fire Commissioner in the city of Oceanside, CA. He is also the author of "Introduction to Private Investigation" 1995, 2nd Edition 2005, and 3rd Edition 2015. He is the co-author, with his son Joshua, of "The Original Private Investigator’s Handbook and Almanac", 2010, 2nd Edition 2014, 3rd Edition 2016.

Welcome New PICA Members


Ricardo Valencia
Kenneth Dow
Stephen Salazar
Mitch Seflin
Alexandra Johnson
Andrea Harner
Dennis Alvarado
Samantha Dahlberg
Stephen Brown
Edward Laverone
Thomas Ferguson
John Lacher
Mark Lucatorto
Kenneth Edwards
Amy Barnard
Eric Agaki
Simon Gutierrez
Liesel Antkoviak
Michael Nelson
John Hiatt
Willy Sera
Lt. David Green
Scott Alvord
Abelardo Ruiz
Deborah Johnson
Ed Portillo
Luis Montanez
Randall Crew
Thomas Logue III
Victor Alaniz
Mohammed Najar
Joseph Travers
Jorry Haksioma
Anita Tourisia
Rosemary Herrera
Sam Chong
Juliet Saralou
Skye Shaw
Travon Gosey
Paul Harr
Andrew Hill
Dana Griffith
Kristin Hansen
Rich Rowe
Herrold Egger
Luis Rodriguez
Linda Walshin
Michael Bocanegra
Kathy Leodler
Gary Galbreath
Thomas Riley
Thao Ho
Larry Smith
Rehan Nazir
Randall Alexander
Matthew Garrison
Douglas Brenn
Edna Valdez
Doug Winston
Victor Esparza
John Kitchens

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