Brian Walsh

President Obama recently recognized Peninsula College Corrections Education Director Brian Walsh as a Connected Educator and a Champion of Change.

Joe Rhodes

Former three-term Pennsylvania State Representative Joe Rhodes Jr. died recently at the age of 66.

Michael A. Tidwell

On Nov. 1, Michael A. Tidwell began his tenure as the new Chief Corrections Deputy with the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Kati Booth

Lieutenant Kati Booth, with Utah’s Summit County Sheriff’s Office, has been awarded the Utah Jail Commander of the Year award by the Utah Sheriff’s Association.

Timothy P. Ryan

Timothy P. Ryan recently announced his retirement as the director of the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department.

Dirk Allison

Correctional Healthcare Companies (CHC), the largest medical services provider to county jails in the country, has announced a new president and CEO for the company, Dirk Allison.

Steve Wolf

Steve Wolf has been appointed to the position of senior vice president of sales for the Americas at Kaba Access and Data Systems Americas.

Gary Tolar

Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice Commissioner Avery Niles has announced he's hired a retired Marine Corps Sergeant Major Gary Tolar to serve as assistant deputy commissioner for secure facilities.

Perry Phelps

The Delaware Department of Correction has named Perry Phelps the new chief of the Bureau of Prisons.

Rick Bruining

Rick Bruining is the new project manager/detention specialist at Roebbelen Contracting Inc. in El Dorado Hills, Calif.