Tel: 603-626-0211

409 Beech St, Manchester, NH 03103

Manchester Police Athletic League

MPAL Board of Directors

David Mara, Chairman, State of NH Drug Czar, Retired Chief of Police-Manchester

Adam Hollis, Vice Chairman, Senior Vice President of Business Development, Vindicia

Lauren Collins-Cline, Secretary, Director of Communications and PR, Catholic Medical Center

Steven J. Spain, Treasurer, Senior Vice President, Partner, Steward Partners Global Advisory

Officer John Levasseur, Police Officer and MPAL Coordinator, Manchester Police Athletic League

Sergeant Michael Biron, Sergeant Community Police, Manchester Police Department

Lieutenant Nicole Ledoux, Lieutenant Juvenile Division, Manchester Police Department

Eleanor Dahar, Attorney, Dahar Law Firm

James Chambers

Adam Lord, CPA, CNAP - Audit Manager, Penchansky & Co., PLLC, Certified Public Accountants

Mark Burns, Senior Sales Executive, Wieczorek Insurance

Tracy Caruso, Partner, Spradling Group Public Relations

Manny Content, Mulit-Cultural Segment Manager, Coca Cola

Monika Bryant, Retired, Manchester Housing and Redevelopment Authority

Pamela Dyrkacz, Technician, Liberty Utilities

Lisa Day, Certified Personal Trainer and Health Coach

Melanie Margeson, Main Office Secretary, Belmont Middle School

Paul Beaudoin, Chauffeur, Grace Limousine Company

About MPAL


Bringing Cops & Kids Together

The Manchester Police Athletic League (MPAL) is an after school athletic organization that connects cops and kids. MPAL is a 501(c)3 non-profit that is run by a Manchester Police Officer assigned full time to the organization. Athletics include Boxing, Judo, wrestling and aikido. MPAL also offers numerous recreational and academic programs including Police Exploring and tutoring services. The goals of the organization are to provide youth with a safe, positive environment where police officers serve as coaches and mentors. MPAL also relies on a group of dedicated volunteers to provide expert coaching and development opportunities for participants. All athletics and activities are 100% free of charge, making programs accessible to all youth who want to participate. Click the links below for more information about:

Programs and Events, Schedule


​MPAL Mission Statement

The Manchester Police Athletic League strives to foster and maintain positive relationships between the youth of the Greater Manchester area and members of the Manchester Police Department. MPAL offers area youth a safe structured environment to help kids grow, make the right choices and become productive members of the community. By providing mentoring along with sports and academic instruction in the after school/early evening hours, we believe we are making champions both in and out of the gym.

MPAL Officer John Levasseur

Manchester Police Officer John Levasseur is assigned to the Police Athletic League full time. His responsibilities include coordinating all programs, coaching, and maintaining the building. Officer Levasseur has been highly acclaimed for his ability to work with youth and his expert coaching abilities. Officer Levasseur has significant experience in boxing and mixed martial arts. You can reach Officer Levasseur by visiting the "Contact Us" section of the website.