Committees

Committees are the lifeblood of AJA. It is through the work of our committees that we are able to establish standards, practices, training and programs that advance jails in America. Committees are appointed by the president annually and meet several times per year.
 

ACA Delegate Assembly Representatives Awards
Cavin Harley, CJM, Chair John W. Johnson, Sr., MBA, CJM, CPM, Chair
Robert Schelgel, CJM, CCT, CIT Eddie K. Lance, CJM
Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM
  Penny Perry-Balonier, CJM
  Michael  F. Tolerico, BA, CJM, CPM
  Michele Florian, Staff Liaison
   
Budget Review By-Laws
Kimberly Moule, CJM Elias Diggins, CJM, CCE, Chair
Elias Diggins, CJM, CCE Wayne Dicky CJM, CCE
John W. Johnson, Sr., MBA, CJM, CPM Cavin Harley, CJM
Amanda Lambert, CJM Mitch Lucas
Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM Kimberly Moule, CJM
Ronaldo D. Myers, MA, CJM, CCT Marsha P. Travis, CJM, CCM
Darren Sieger, MS, CJM Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison
Marsha P. Travis, CJM, CCM  
Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison  
   
CJM Appeals  
Michael  F. Tolerico, BA, CJM, CPM, Chair  
Shane Dotson, MS, CJM, CCE  
Mark Foxall, Ph.D., CJM  
Kendra Thompson, Staff Liaison  
   
2019 Conference Planning - Louisville, Kentucky
Marsha P. Travis, CJM, CCM, Chair Host Committee - Louisville Metro Department of Corrections
Daniel M. McDonald, CJO, Program Chair  
Alyssa Barnum, Staff Liaison  
   
   
   
Special Topics Saturday Behavioral/Mental Health
Penny Perry-Balonier, CJM, Co-Track Manager Xyzeidria Ensley, Co-Track Manager
Shane Dotson, MS, CJM, CCE, Co-Track Manager Amber Redmond, CJM, Co-Track Manager
Eddie K. Lance, CJM  
   
Direct Supervision Track Emerging Issues
Co-Track Managers TBD Cavin Harley, CJM, Co-Track Manager
  Shawn Laughlin, MCJ, CJM, Co-Track Manager
  Krystal Kapral
   
   
Medical Health Track Operations/Security Track
Mark Foxall, Ph.D., CJM, Co-Track Manager Robert Schlegel, CJM, CCT, CIT, Co-Track Manager
Jim Martin, MPSA, CCHP, Co-Track Manager Joseph E. Dempsey, MPA, CJM, Co-Track Manager
Tracey Titus, RN, CCHP-RN Jamie L. Clayton, CJM
  Margarette Devilas
   
Programs Track Special Topics Track
Karen Dalton, CJM, Co-Track Manager Aaron Arreola, CJO, Co-Track Manager
Joli Rish Shumpert, CJM, CCM, CBHC-CO, Co-Track Manager Tiffany Mass, CJM, Co-Track Manager
Brooke Howard, CJM Cassandra Nelson
Kimberly Moule, CJM Darren Sieger, MS, CJM
   
Training and Professional Development Track Tribal/Indian Country Track
Sam L. Davis, CJM, Co-Track Manager Darwin Long, Co-Track Manager
Stacie Mitchell, CJM, CCT, Co-Track Manager Angela Chavez, Co-Track Manager
   
Corrections Workplace Council of Past Presidents
Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM, Chair John W. Johnson, Sr., MBA, CJM, CPM
Sam L. Davis, CJM Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison
Robert Leslie Hood, CJM  
Amanda Lambert, CJM  
Louis A. Quinones, Jr., MSSL, CJM, CCE, CPM  
Robert Schlegel, CJM, CCT, CIT  
Leon Valquier, MPA, CJM  
Terri Blair, Staff Liaison    
   
Exhibitor Advisory Indian Country Jails
Darren Sieger, MS, Chair Darwin Long, Chair
Aaron Arreola, CJO Angela Chavez
Shane Dotson, MS, CJM, CCE Juanita DeVinney
Ronaldo Myers, MA, CJM, CCT Connie Lacy, Staff Liaison
Joli Rish Shumpert  
Wayne Hatcher, Staff Liaison  
   
Vendor Representatives  
Kem English, Vendor Chair  
Michelle Bang  
Alan Dodimead  
Natalie Dougherty  
Mike Haberkorn  
Terry Mullins  
Caryn Shaw  
E. Patrick Turner  
Sharon Watson  
   
Jail Executive Development Program (JEDP) Legislative Affairs
Jamie L. Clayton, CJM, Chair Louis A. Quinones, Jr., MSSL, CJM, CCE, CPM, Chair
Nancy DeFerrari Elias Diggins, CJM, CCE
Joseph E. Dempsey, MPA, CJM Brice A. Gyurisko, Sr., Ph.D.
Cavin Harley, CJM Robert Leslie Hood, CJM
Eddie K. Lance, CJM Shawn Laughlin, MCJ, CJM
Susan W. McCampbell, CJM Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM
Penny Perry-Balonier, CJM Mitch Lucas
Robert Schlegel, CJM, CCT, CIT Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison
Doug Dretke, SHSU Staff Liaison  
Sharese Hurst, SHSU Staff Liaison  
Connie Lacy, Staff Liaison  
   
Membership National Jail Leadership Command Academy (NJLCA)
Amanda Lambert, CJM, Chair Jamie L. Clayton, CJM, Chair
Joseph E. Dempsey, MPA, CJM Sam L. Davis, MA, CJM
Robert Leslie Hood, CJM Joseph E. Dempsey, MPA, CJM
Shawn Laughlin, MCJ, CJM Robert Leslie Hood, CJM
Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM Jamey Kessinger, CJM
Darwin Long Eddie K. Lance, CJM
Darren Sieger, MS, CJM Penny Perry-Balonier, CJM
Wayne Hatcher, Staff Liaison Connie Lacy, Staff Liaison
  Doug Dretke, SHSU Staff Liaison
  Sharese Hurst SHSU Staff Liaison
   
Nominating Pretrial Services
John W. Johnson, Sr., MBA, CJM, CPM, Chair Darren Sieger, MS, CJM, Chair
Amanda Lambert, CJM Aaron Arreola, CJO
Kimberly Moule, CJM Jamie L. Clayton, CJM
Robert Schlegel, CJM, CCT, CIT Shane J. Dotson, MS, CJM, CCE
Darren Sieger, MS, CJM Elsie Judon, CJM
Marsha P. Travis, CJM, CCM Robert Leslie Hood, CJM
Michele Florian, Staff Liaison Amanda Lambert, CJM
  Shawn Laughlin, MCJ, CJM
  Cassandra Nelson
  Michael  F. Tolerico, BA, CJM, CPM
  Joel Huffer, Staff Liaison
   
Reducing Mortality in Jails Reentry and Reintegration Strategies
Eddie K. Lance CJM, Chair Kimberly Moule, CJM, Chair
Panda Adkins, MS Oscar Aviles, CJM, CCE, CCHP, CPM
Eddie K. Lance, CJM Lisa Calderon, MLS, JD
Tiffany Mass, CJM Shane J. Dotson, MS, CJM, CCE
John P. May, MD Brooke Howard, CJM
Marc Stern, Ph.D. Jamey Kessinger, CJM
Joel Huffer, Staff Liaison Amanda Lambert, CJM
  Shawn Laughlin, MCJ, CJM
  Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM
  Frank Mazza
  Michael  F. Tolerico, BA, CJM, CPM
  Joel Huffer, Staff Liaison
   
   
Resolutions Strategic Planning
Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM, Chair Amanda Lambert, CJM, Chair
Sam L. Davis, MA, CJM Gerry Billy
Robert Leslie Hood, CJM Elias Diggins, CJM, CCE
Amanda Lambert, CJM James M. Hart, CJM, CCE
Louis A. Quinones, Jr., MSSL, CJM, CCE, CPM Robert Leslie Hood, CJM
Robert Schlegel, CJM, CCT, CIT John W. Johnson, Sr., MBA, CJM, CPM
Leon Valquier, MPA, CJM Richard G. Kiekbusch, Ph.D.
Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM
  Kimberly Moule, CJM
  Ronaldo D. Myers, MA, CJM, CCT
  Louis A. Quinones, Jr., MSSL, CJM, CCE, CPM
  Darren Sieger, MS, CJM
  Marsha P. Travis, CJM, CCM
  Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison
   
Technology Training and Professional Development
Robert Schlegel, CJM, CCT, CIT, Chair Eddie K. Lance, CJM, Chair
Margarette Devilas Gerry Billy
Shawn Laughlin, MCJ, CJM Alexander Caprilozzi, CJM
Angelique P. Lochrie, MS, CJM Sam L. Davis, MA, CJM
Patty Vermillion, Staff Liaison James M. Hart, CJM, CCE
  Jon D. Hess
  Robert Leslie Hood, CJM
  Richard G. Kiekbusch, Ph.D.
  Amanda Lambert, CJM
  Peter Perroncello, MS, CJM, CCT, CCHP
  Penny Perry-Balonier, CJM
  Connie Lacy, Staff Liaison
   
Use of Force Veterans Affairs
Patrick Firman, Chair Louis A. Quinones, Jr., MSSL, CJM, CCE, CPM, Chair
Joshua M. Bean Shawn Laughlin, MCJ, CJM
Edward Cesolini Mitch Lucas
Joe DeMore, CJM Malik Muhammad, MSCJ, CJM
Daniel Dyer Henry Reyes, MAM, MPA, CJM, CCE
Jerry Kova, MSCJ, CJM, CCE Wayne Hatcher, Staff Liaison
Eddie K. Lance, CJM  
Donald L. Leach, Ph.D.  
Sonia Muniz  
Anthony Yeber, CJM  
Robert J. Kasabian, MBA, Staff Liaison