Justice & Public Safety Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to criminal justice and public safety systems, including ​criminal justice planning, law enforcement, courts, corrections, homeland security, community crime prevention, juvenile justice and delinquency prevention, emergency management, fire prevention and control, and civil disturbances.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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Justice and Public Safety Steering Committee

Chair

Alisha Bell
Commissioner
Wayne County, Michigan

 

Vice Chair

Bronwyn Asplund-Walsh
Commissioner
Merrimack County, New Hampshire

 

Katie Cashion
Commissioner
Guilford County, North Carolina

 

Sally Heyman
Commissioner
Miami-Dade County, Florida

 

David Hudson
County Judge
Sebastian County, Arkansas

 

William Truex
Commissioner
Charlotte County, Florida

 

Subcommittee Chair

George Dunlap
Commissioner
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

 

Paul Heimel
Commissioner
Potter County, Pennsylvania

 

Darry Stacy
Commissioner
Cleveland County, Oklahoma

 

Janet Thompson
Associate Commissioner
Boone County, Missouri

 

Subcommittee Vice Chair

Luis Alvarez
Legislator
Sullivan County, New York

 

Michael Daniels
Director, Justice Policy & Programs
Franklin County, Ohio

 

Dennis Deer
Commissioner
Cook County, Illinois

 

Daniel Degear
Town Supervisor
Madison County, New York

 

Paul Elliott
Justice of the Peace
Pulaski County, Arkansas

 

Scott Fortner
Commissioner
Weakley County, Tennessee

 

Judson Freed
Director, Emergency Management & Homeland Security
Ramsey County, Minnesota

 

Tammy Lee
Commissioner
Bertie County, North Carolina

 

Mary Jo McGuire
Commissioner
Ramsey County, Minnesota

 

Stephanie Moore
Commissioner, Chair
Kalamazoo County, Michigan

 

Waymon Mumford
Council Member
Florence County, South Carolina

 

Oz Nesbitt
Chairman
Rockdale County, Georgia

 

Heather Post
Councilwoman
Volusia County, Florida

 

Greg Puckett
Commissioner
Mercer County, West Virginia

 

Shelia Stubbs
Supervisor
Dane County, Wisconsin

 

Robert Thomas
Commissioner
Franklin County, Pennsylvania

 

Errol Toulon
Sheriff
Suffolk County, New York

 

Contact

  • Associate Legislative Director – Justice and Public Safety  
    (202) 942-4217

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