Committees

Please contact the assigned staff liaisons if you would like to be involved in an NSA Committee.
Animal Cruelty and Abuse Committee
Chair: Sheriff Troy Wellman, Moody Co. SD
Vice Chair: Sheriff Brad Cole, Christian Co., MO
Staff Liaison: Chelsea Rider
 
Chair: Sheriff Mark Dannels, Cochise Co., AZ
Vice Chair: Sheriff (ret.) Harold Eavenson, Rockwall Co., TX
Staff Liaisons: Kristi Barksdale and Steve Cribby
 
Constitution and Bylaws Committee
Chair: Sheriff Bill Bohnyak, Orange Co., VT
Vice Chair: Executive Director Steve Casey, Flordia Sheriffs Association, FL
Staff Liaison: Tim Woods
 
Committee of State Sheriffs’ Associations
Chair: Executive Director Jarrod Bruder, South Carolina Sheriffs' Association SC (two-year term)
Vice Chair: Executive Director Bill Hutton, Minnesota Sheriffs' Association, MN
Staff Liaison: Tim Woods
 
Court Security, Transportation of Prisoners, and Civil Process Committee
Chair: Sheriff Hoss Mack, Baldwin Co., AL
Vice Chair: Sheriff Troy Wellman, Moody Co., SD
Staff Liaison: Mike Brown
 
Domestic Violence and Crime Victim Services Committee
Chair: Sheriff Kathy Witt, Fayette Co., KY
Vice Chair: Sheriff Vernon Stanforth, Fayette Co., OH
Staff Liaison: Toni Lawrimore
 
Drug Enforcement Committee
Chair: Sheriff Keith R. Cain, Daviess Co., KY
Vice Chair: Sheriff Mike Milstead, Minnehaha Co., SD
Staff Liaison: Mike Sabol
 
Education and Awards (including Ferris E. Lucas)
Chair: Sheriff Darren Campbell, Iredell Co., NC
Vice Chair: Sheriff Steven Sparrow, Oldham Co., KY
Staff Liaison: Mike Brown
 
Emerging Technology and CJIS Committee
Chair: Sheriff (ret.) David Goad, Allegany Co., MD
Vice Chair: Chief (ret.) Scott Edson, Los Angeles Co., CA
Staff Liaison: Collin Bush
                 
Chair: Sheriff Jim Skinner, Collin Co., TX
Vice Chair: Sheriff Bill Bohnyak, Orange Co., VT
Staff Liaison: Loren Hoekstra
 
Co-Chair: Sheriff Justin Smith, Larimer Co., CO
Co-Chair: Sheriff Michael Chapman, Loudoun Co., VA
Staff Liaison: Erin Lyons
 
Jail, Detention, and Corrections Committee
Chair: Sheriff Gabe Morgan, Newport News, VA
Vice Chair: Sheriff Jim Quattrone, Chautauqua Co., NY
Staff Liaison: Carrie Hill
 
Legal Affairs Committee
Chair: Sheriff Greg Champagne, St. Charles Parish, LA
Staff Liaison: Carrie Hill
 
Chair: Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn, Wood Co., OH
Vice Chair: Sheriff Troy Wellman, Moody Co., SD
Staff Liaison: Chelsea Rider
 
Past Presidents Committee
Chair: Sheriff Danny Glick, Laramie Co., WY
Staff Liaison: Julie Ann Schmidt
 
School Safety and Security Committee
Chair: Sheriff William Brueggemann, Cass Co., NE
Vice Chair: Executive Director Stephen Luce, Indiana Sheriffs' Association, IN
Staff Liaison: Kristi Barksdale
 
Chair: Sheriff (ret.) John Whetsel, Oklahoma Co., OK
Vice Chair: Sheriff Brad Cole, Christian Co., MO
Staff Liaison: Mike Sabol
 
Western States Policy Committee
Co-Chair: Sheriff Fred Lamphere, Butte Co., SD
Co-Chair: Sheriff Leo Dutton, Lewis and Clark Co., MT
Staff Liaison: Jessica Vanderpool
 
Youth Programs and Juvenile Justice Committee
Chair: Sheriff Steven Sparrow, Oldham Co., KY
Vice Chair: Sheriff Ron Spike, Yates Co., NY
Staff Liaison: Kristi Barksdale