Mark Your 2019 Calendar Now for Upcoming Training Events:

  • FALL CONFERENCE AND VENDOR FAIR – October 1-3, 2019 / Holiday Inn Airport in Roanoke, VA
  • This is our 25th Anniversary event!

To register online, just fill out the form and click on SUBMIT. It’s that easy!

Women in Corrections Breakfast

Don’t forget about our Women in Corrections breakfast on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 8 a.m. This will be a time for fellowship and good food. We will also have a speaker who will share her career experiences as a women in today’s world of corrections.

Oh, and hey guys…this one’s just for the ladies!

Summer Training

We had a great turnout for our Summer Training and Picnic! We wish to thank our instructor Michael Duke from the Virginia Department of corrections for his extensive gang-related information.

Our winners of the day:

  • $25 Chili’s Gift Card – Robert Williams / Piedmont Regional Jail
  • $25 Starbucks Gift Card – Kenneth Corbin / Western Virginia Regional Jail
  • 50/50 ($87) – George Keyes / Oasis Commissary – donated the money back to the H. T. Leary Scholarship fund – Thanks George!

Congratulations winners!

2019-2021 Slate of Officers

A new slate of officers was voted in for the 2019-2021 term:

  • President – Debbie Clark / Western Virginia Regional Jail
  • Vice President – Vida Parker / Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority – Lynchburg
  • Secretary – Missy Hand / Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office
  • Treasurer – Rob Hesson / Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office

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


Effective fall 2012, only members can participate in social events, door prizes, and drawings. Membership is ONLY $10 annually. Don’t miss out on all the fun…join today!!

Please note that the fees for attending the fall conferences are in addition to the annual $10 membership fee.
Membership is not required to attend WRJA conference training.

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