We are getting ready to make some very exciting announcements about our upcoming 2020 OSROA School Safety Conference. For now, we can tell you that the conference will be back at Mt. Hood Resort from July 26th through the 29th. If you want to beat the rush and make room reservations, you can do so by calling the resort directly at (503) 622-2250. Make sure to let them know you're with our group so you get our special room rates. 
More to come SOON...
The OSROA board works hard every year to provide quality training while keeping our conference affordable. We want to recognize and thank our corporate sponsors who helped to make our 2019 conference amazing:




The Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) and the Special Districts Association of Oregon (SDAO) formed PACE in 2006 and are working together to keep Oregon students safe, reduce risks and conserve member resources. PACE is the primary comprehensive Insurance Provider for over 200 educational programs and school districts across Oregon. This year, PACE and OSROA have partnered to provide you the best conference experience by starting your day off on the right foot with a hearty breakfast!  https://pace.osba.org/ 

PACE is a 2019 PLATINUM level sponsor.


Cerakote is a division of NIC Industries, Inc. and was founded in 1984 with a focus on manufacturing the highest performing line of ceramic coatings available anywhere in the world. Cerakote is used by more firearm manufacturers than any other coating, making Cerakote the world leader in firearm coatings.

https://www.nicindustries.com/          https://www.cerakote.com/

NIC Industries is a 2019 GOLD level sponsor.

Portland-based REECE Complete Security Solutions is known for their outstanding service and support. They offer the industry best in access control, video surveillance, intrusion monitoring and fire safety, working proudly with a wide range of businesses, school districts and government agencies.  https://rcss.us/

REECE is a 2019 SILVER level sponsor. 

The 9/11 Commission recommended the establishment of a single, interoperable network for public safety. When Congress established the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) in 2012, it based its mission on public safety’s express concerns and desires. Over the past several years, FirstNet has collaborated with public safety stakeholders and leadership from each state and territory.  https://www.firstnet.com/

FirstNet is a 2019 BRONZE level sponsor.


Jermaine Galloway
"High in Plain Sight"
You asked us to bring him back and we listened. OSROA is pleased to welcome Jermaine Galloway to our School Safety Conference. Jermaine's unique presentation will cover several drug and alcohol trends including: drug clothing, stash compartments, underage drinking, vaping, synthetic drugs, marijuana concentrates, marijuana extraction labs, electronic dance music events, inhalants, fake ID’s, party drugs, over-the-counter drugs, cough medicines, designer drugs, the influence of drug legalization, marijuana edibles, drug concealment methods and concealment products, drug paraphernalia, alcohol, logos, and identifiers. This session will be tailored to our state and is not to be missed.
Dr. Bernard James
"School Law and Policy"
Dr. Bernard James is a Professor of Law at Pepperdine University.  He teaches courses in Civil Rights, Federalism, Individual Rights, Education Law, State Constitutional Law and Introduction to American Law. Bernie also serves as a senior consultant to the US Department of Justice and he is the contributing legal editor to the NASRO Journal of School Safety.
Dr. James teaches annually at the NASRO conference. His interactive presentation will cover the most current updates regarding Legal Issues, Search and Seizure, Immigration, Students’ Rights and much more. Please join us as we welcome Dr. James back to our 2019 School Safety Conference.


Bernard James head shot





OSROA is comprised of dedicated professionals committed to providing service, training, and support to our school communities by fostering safe, secure, and healthy learning environments for our youth.





The Oregon School Resource Officers Association was founded in 2003 as a member-supported, professional 501©(3) non-profit organization. OSROA exists to support law enforcement agencies and school districts in the State Of Oregon, and to provide resources and training opportunities to help maintain a safer, healthier school environment for students, faculty and guests. Members include sworn law enforcement officers, administrators, juvenile justice professionals and school district employees.
Membership is attained by submitting an application for membership or by attending our Annual School Safety Conference.  There is no charge to become an OSROA member.

As OSROA president, I make it my priority to ensure that this association continues to offer the highest quality training, stays financially solvent and remains the go-to school law reference for SRO’s and educators in Oregon. It is my honor and privilege to serve the men and women of OSROA and I hope that you will take some time to peruse our website and learn about us.
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