Committees

Constitution and Bylaws Committee
Chair: Sheriff Bill Bohnyak, Orange Co, VT
Vice Chair: Executive Director Steve Casey, FL
Staff Liaison: Richard Weintraub
 
Committee of State Sheriffs’ Associations
Chair: John Armeno, NJ (two-year term)
Vice Chair: Byron Oedekoven, WY
Staff Liaison: John Thompson
 
Court Security, Transportation of Prisoners and Civil Process Committee
Chair: Sheriff John E. Zaruba, Peoria County, IL
Vice Chair: Sheriff Hoss Mack, Baldwin County, AL  
Staff Liaison: Hilary Burgess
 
Domestic Violence and Crime Victim Services Committee
Chair: Sheriff Kathy Witt, Fayette Co., KY
Vice Chair: Sheriff Vernon Stanforth, Fayette Co., OH
Staff Liaison: Jessica Vanderpool
 
Drug Enforcement Committee
Chair: Sheriff Keith R. Cain, Daviess Co., KY
Vice Chair: Sheriff Mike Milstead, Minnehaha Co., SD
Staff Liaison: Ed Hutchison
 
Education and Awards (including Ferris E. Lucas)
Chair: Sheriff Mike Brown, Bedford Co., VA
Vice Chair: Sheriff Steven Sparrow, Oldham Co., KY
Staff Liaison: Hilary Burgess
 
Emerging Technology and CJIS Committee
Chair: Sheriff (Ret) David Goad, Allegany Co., MD
Vice Chair: Chief Scott Edson, Los Angeles Co., CA
Staff Liaison: Fred Wilson
 
Global Policing Affairs Committee
Chair: Sheriff Paul H. Fitzgerald, Story Co., IA
Co-Chair: Sheriff Rich Stanek, Hennepin Co., MN
Staff Liaison: Richard Weintraub
                 
Governmental Affairs Committee
Chair: Sheriff John Cary Bittick, Monroe Co., GA
Vice Chair: Sheriff B.J. Roberts, City of Hampton, VA
Staff Liaison: Breanna Bock-Nielsen
 
Homeland Security Committee
Chair: Sheriff Brad Riley, Cabarrus Co., NC
Vice Chair: Sheriff Rich Stanek, Hennepin Co., MN
Staff Liaison: Breanna Bock-Nielsen
 
Immigration Committee
Chair: Sheriff Mark Dannels, Cochise Co., AZ
Vice Chair: Sheriff Harold Eavenson, Rockwall Co., TX
Staff Liaison: Breanna Bock-Nielsen
 
Jail, Detention and Corrections Committee
Chair: Sheriff Larry D. Amerson (Ret.), Calhoun Co., AL
Vice Chair: Sheriff Skip Hornecker, Freemont Co., WY  
Staff Liaison: Tim Woods
 
Legal Affairs Committee
Chair: Sheriff Mike Hale, Jefferson Co., AL
Vice Chair: Sheriff Greg Champagne, St. Charles Parish, LA
Staff Liaison: Richard Weintraub
 
National Service Associates, Inc  (Meet Winter Only)
President: Sheriff Greg Champagne, St. Charles Parish, LA
1st Vice President: Sheriff Harold Eavenson, Rockwall Co., TX
Staff Liaison: Barb Dossey
 
Outreach Committee
Chair: Sheriff Michael Leidholt, Hughes Co., SD                                    
Vice Chair: Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn, Wood Co., OH                          
Staff Liaison: Fred Wilson
 
Traffic Safety Committee
Chair: Sheriff John Whetsel, Oklahoma Co., OK
Vice Chair: Sheriff James Voutour, Niagara County, NY
Staff Liaison: Ed Hutchison
 
Youth Programs and Juvenile Justice Committee
Chair: Sheriff Steven Sparrow, Oldham Co., KY
Vice Chair: Sheriff John Layton, Marion County, IN  
Staff Liaison: Jessica Vanderpool