Registration and directions for each event are located on its perspective page. Registrations have deadlines, so please be sure to sign up for each event early.

We look forward to continuous training, sharing knowledge, and networking to assist each and every one of us in our day-to-day roles in corrections.

2024-2025 Slate of Officers

  • President – Chris Hayes / Western Virginia Regional Jail
  • Vice President – Ernie Alley / New River Valley Regional Jail
  • Treasurer – Joshua Heddings / Loudon County Sheriff’s Office
  • Secretary – Mackenzie Trenar / New River Valley Regional Jail

See our Officers page!


Effective fall 2012, only members can participate in social events, door prizes, and drawings. Membership is ONLY $50 annually. Don’t miss out on all the fun…join today!!

Please note that the fees for attending the fall conferences, which are $20 per day, are in addition to the annual $50 membership fee. Membership is not required to attend WRJA conference training.

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