Event Calendar

Monday, August 15, 2022

Rocky Mountain Jail Leadership Academy

Start Date: 8/15/2022 8:00 AM EDT
End Date: 8/19/2022 5:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: Mesa County Sheriff's Office

215 Rice Street
Grand Junction, CO  United States  81501

Organization Name: American Jail Association

Lori Bachtell
Email: Lorib@aja.org
Phone: (301) 857-2620

The mission of the Rocky Mountain Jail Leadership Academy (RMJLA) is to shape tomorrow’s leaders in Colorado and the surrounding states. The Academy is a collaboration between the American Jail Association and the Colorado Jail Association. The Curriculum is based on the Core Competencies for Jail Leaders. Curriculum topics include:
  • Essential Leadership Skills
  • Teamwork
  • Self- Awareness
  • Effective Communication
  • Resolving Organizational Conflict
  • Decision-making
  • Risk Management
  • Risk Management in Action
  • Managing Change
  • Toxic Work Culture
  • Accountability
  • Action Planning
HOST: Mesa County Sheriff's Office

215 Rice Street
Grand Junction, Colorado 81501

Tuition includes all class materials.

For additional information or questions, please contact Lori Bachtell at the American Jail Association at 301–857–2620.

Springhill Suites Grand Junction Downtown-https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/gjtsh-springhill-suites-grand-junction-downtown-historic-main-street/overview/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2&y_source=1_Mzg5MDA1OC03MTUtbG9jYXRpb24ud2Vic2l0ZQ%3D%3D
Fairfield Inn and Suites Grand Junction Downtown-https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/gjtfi-fairfield-inn-and-suites-grand-junction-downtown-historic-main-street/overview/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2&y_source=1_MjgzMzcwNi03MTUtbG9jYXRpb24ud2Vic2l0ZQ%3D%3D
The non-Mariott option is a Hampton Inn Grand Junction Downtown-https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/gjtcohx-hampton-grand-junction-downtown-historic-main-street/?SEO_id=GMB-AMER-HX-GJTCOHX&y_source=1_MjA4Mjk3NS03MTUtbG9jYXRpb24ud2Vic2l0ZQ%3D%3D
The airport is Grand Junction Regional airport-https://www.gjairport.com/
There are 5 rental car agencies based there for those who will want to rent a car. It is about a 5 to 10 minute drive from the airport. There are no airport shuttles for the hotels and there is a fee to park a vehicle.
We do have Uber/Lyft and taxi service as well.

Please click below for registration form.

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