Mitch Lucas

Charleston County, S.C. Assistant and Jail Administrator Sheriff Mitch Lucas was recently elected president of the American Jail Association during the group’s 34th annual training conference in Charlotte, N.C.

Joel Davidson

Joel Davidson has joined AECOM as vice president, justice lead, U.S. East.

John D. Ferguson

Nashville, Tenn.-based Corrections Corporation of America, America’s largest owner of partnership correctional and detention facilities, announced that Chairman John D. Ferguson will retire from the board of directors and not stand for re-election in 2016.

John MacAllister

John MacAllister has joined HDR as director of justice consulting and is based in the San Francisco office.

John Fayram

John Fayram, warden of the Anamosa State Penitentiary in Anamosa, Iowa, retired after a 36-year career in corrections.

Victoria Walsh

Victoria Walsh recently joined Gage-Babcock & Associates Ltd. (GBA), a Canadian engineering firm integrating fire protection and security design, as a principal leading the security sector.

Michael S. Burke

AECOM announced earlier this month that its board of directors has appointed Chief Executive Officer Michael S. Burke to the additional position of chairman of the board.

William Bechtold

William Bechtold, an almost 30-year corrections industry veteran, was recently named the new warden of the Franklin County Jail in Chambersburg, Pa.

Mike Slagle

The North Carolina Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice has named Mike Slagle as the new administrator at Mountain View Correctional Institution in Spruce Pine.

Steven A. Stonehouse

CGL Management Group Inc. (CGL) recently announced the hiring of Steven A. Stonehouse as its new vice president of business development based in the Sacramento, Calif., office.