Commander Gary Eisenga

Commander Gary Eisenga began his career in law enforcement in 1989 as a Deputy Sheriff with the Lane County Sheriffs' Office in Eugene, Oregon. Gary moved to Arizona and has been with the Cottonwood Police Department since January 1995. He was promoted to Commander in June 2009. Commander Eisenga is currently assigned to Support Services Division. His area of responsibility includes:

Support Services Commander Eisenga


Commander Eisenga is a graduate of the 231st session of the FBI National Academy. He earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Old Dominion University. Commander Eisenga is a past board member of Arizona Peace Officers Standards and Training (AZPOST). Gary has worked various duties to include corrections, patrol, traffic enforcement, bicycle patrol, School Resource Officer (SRO), patrol supervisor and professional standards. He is an instructor for tactical driving and physical fitness. Gary served in the United States Navy for six years prior to his career in law enforcement.
Commander Eisenga can be reached at (928) 634-4246 or geisenga@cottonwoodaz.gov