Meet the Board Members

Raymond Flynn
Board Member
Raymond Flynn retired from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department after almost 33 years. During that time he rose from police officer to Assistant Sheriff. During his career he had worked a variety of assignments to include, patrol, crime prevention, hostage negotiator, academy staff, K-9, traffic, SWAT, organized crime, human resources, and Chief of Detectives. During his 10 years as an Assistant Sheriff he commanded the Investigative Services, Special Operations, Technical Services, Detention Services, and Professional Standards Divisions.

Mr. Flynn was the department's chief lobbyist during the Nevada Legislature and represented the Major County Sheriffs' Association lobbying on behalf of the D-Block (National Public Safety Broadband Network). He also was a member of DHS- SAFECOM executive committee, the Public Safety Alliance, and FirstNet's Public Safety Advisory Board.

He obtained his Associates Degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice (NY, NY), Bachelor of Science Degree from The College of the Southwest (Hobbs, NM) and a Masters of Arts in the Administration of Justice from the University of Alaska- Fairbanks. He also attended the FBI National Academy and Harvard University's Program for Senior Executives in State and Local Governments.

Mr. Flynn is the member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), National Sheriffs Association (NSA), Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO), FBI National Academy Associates (FBINAA), Nevada Sheriffs and Chiefs Association (NSCA), and the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF).
James "Jim" Nadeau
Board Chair
James “Jim” Nadeau sits as a public member of the Private Investigator’s Licensing Board.
Mr. Nadeau is a retired Captain from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office having spent nearly thirty years in almost every aspect of law enforcement.

Mr. Nadeau is currently the Director of Government Affairs with Carrara Nevada (a full service government affairs firm) in Northern Nevada. Providing sound counsel and policy advice to their clients, Mr. Nadeau provides over a decade of experience before the Nevada State Legislature. Mr. Nadeau works primarily with the Reno Sparks Association of REALTORS where he lobbies officials from Washoe County, and the City of Reno, City of Sparks, Storey County and the City of Fernley. Mr. Nadeau also represents the Carrara Nevada before the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) where he sits on its Legislative Committee and previously sat as Carrara Nevada’s representative on EDAWN’s Board.

Mr. Nadeau is a graduate of University of Nevada, Reno, Truckee Meadows Community College and the FBI National Academy 171st Session. He also is active within the Reno/Sparks/Washoe County community sitting on local appointed government boards and commissions.
Tammy Nixon
Board Member
Tammy Nixon joined the security industry with Guardsmark in Long Beach California in the summer of 2000 after serving 12 years in the United States Navy as a Seabee. While in the military Tammy served on several committees such as: Sexual Assault Victims Intervention, Equal Opportunity Board, DARE, and Victims Witness Protection Program.

Additionally, while in the military Tammy was able to obtain her B. A. in Criminal Justice from Chapman University and later received her M.B.A. from the University of Phoenix.

Tammy currently holds the licensing for Nevada for Allied Universal Services Guard Services. Tammy has transitioned over to Allied Universal Services as the Regional Vice President Western Region. The territory covered in this Region is: New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.

Tammy enjoys her family, her dog, reading and running.
Robert “Bobby G” Gronauer
Board Member
Robert “Bobby G” Gronauer is a decorated United States Marine Combat Veteran of the Vietnam War. He has over 41 years of law enforcement experience, five of which were served with the Baltimore City Police Department and twenty-four years with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD). Throughout his police career, assignments included corrections, patrol, detective bureau, and he retired as a Sergeant. Upon retirement from the LVMPD, Mr. Gronauer was elected as the Las Vegas Township Constable and served three four-year terms. He is currently a small business owner and highly motivated to expand his business. Mr. Gronauer’s qualifications include comprehensive field training and extensive experience in safety patrol, security details, undercover investigations and public-service activities. He currently holds licenses in the categories of Private Investigator, Private Patrolman and Process Server.