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 Benny Martinez, Brooks Co., TX
Staff Liaisons: Kristi Barksdale and Victor Ibanez
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: Chelsea Rider
Domestic Violence and Crime Victim Services Committee
Chair: Sheriff Kathy Witt, Fayette Co., KY
Vice Chair: Sheriff Vanessa Crawford, City of Petersburg, VA
Staff Liaison: Meghan Beal
Drug Enforcement Committee
Chair: Sheriff Mike Milstead, Minnehaha Co., SD
Vice Chair: Sheriff Juan Figueroa, Ultser Co., NY
Staff Liaison: Mike Sabol
Education and Awards (including Ferris E. Lucas)
Vice Chair: Sheriff Steven Sparrow, Oldham Co., KY
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 and Madeline Feierstein
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
Vice Chair: Sheriff Paul Fitzgerald, Story Co., IA
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: Candace Hill
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