Vice President Derek Skuzenski, PhD has been on the executive board of the DSA since December of 2016. He is the lieutenant and chief representative on the executive board. He is currently The Chief in charge of the Brooklyn and Staten Island commands.

Vice President Skuzenski has earned a PhD. in public policy and administration, as well as a masters degree in criminal justice. He is an alumni from Long Island University. In addition to working for the NYC Sheriff's Office he is a member of the Roslyn Fire Department. He serves the fire department as an ex-captain, firefighter, and emergency medical technician.