Walter Sobel


(06/25/2014)
Prolific architect Walter Sobel, who designed courthouses throughout the United States, Canada and the Virgin Islands, died on June 11 at the age of 100 in Skokie, Ill.

William “Steve” Hart


(06/11/2014)
Heery International has promoted architect William “Steve” Hart to vice president.

Bryan Lee


(06/11/2014)
Bryan Lee, AIA, LEED GA, has been promoted to shareholder of the Fort Myers, Fla.-based firm BSSW Architects Inc., the largest architectural firm in southwest Florida.

Christopher Davies


(06/10/2014)
Captain Christopher Davies, a 21-year veteran of the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office, has been named the county’s jail warden.

Rebecca Nolan


(05/28/2014)
Global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm HOK has appointed St. Louis Management Principal Rebecca Nolan, IIDA, LEED AP, to its executive committee.

J. Richard Davidson


(05/21/2014)
Privately held professional services firm Dewberry has hired J. Richard Davidson, AIA, as a segment leader for the firm’s national justice architecture practice.

Jamie Clayton


(05/14/2014)
Chief Deputy of Corrections for Imperial County, Calif., Jamie Clayton has been named the National President of the American Jail Association (AJA).

Terry Kern


(05/07/2014)
The Dakota County Jail in South Sioux City, Neb., under the leadership of Dakota County Corrections Director Terry Kern, has been awarded the Excellence in Detention Facility Administration Award from the Nebraska Commission on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice’s Jail Standards Division.

Heath White


(04/30/2014)
The Western States Sheriffs’ Association has named Sheriff Heath White of Torrance County, N.M., Sheriff of the Year.

Craig Webre


(04/17/2014)
The Louisiana Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers has selected Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre as its 2014 Public Official of the Year.