Registration

*IMPORTANT NOTICE*

Our Spring Training Session and Summer Picnic for 2022 have been cancelled due to coronavirus concerns. SERIOUSLY, folks, this isn’t permanent!

But, HEY, all is not lost – we ARE having the Fall Conference and Vendor’s Fair on August 2 & 3, 2022 AND Golf Tournament on August 1, 2022!

We have a new location – Mountain Lake Lodge

Thank you!

 

Mark Your 2022 Calendar Now for Upcoming Training Events:

  • SPRING TRAINING – Holiday Inn Airport in Roanoke, VA / CANCELLED
  • SUMMER TRAINING & PICNIC – Marshall Lodge in Lynchburg, VA / CANCELLED
  • FALL GOLF TOURNAMENT – August 1, 2022 / Location Pete Dye River Course of VT
  • FALL CONFERENCE AND VENDOR FAIR – August 2 & 3, 2022 / Location Mountain Lake Lodge

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. See our Officers page.

See the Fall Conference agenda here!

To register for events, go to our Forms page, print the PDF registration form, and submit!

Or print the form here!

Online registration is easy! Just fill out the form and click SUBMIT…it’s that simple!





**Spring and summer training and picnic cancelled – forms removed.

For directions, go to our Upcoming page!


Fall Conference & Vendor Fair – OUR 25th ANNIVERSARY!

We had a great turnout for our 25th Anniversary! There were about 120 people who registered for training PLUS 27 vendors and 18 golf teams! We wish to thank OASIS Commissary for their wonderful contribution for our 25th anniversary! Thank you to our sponsors, too! We couldn’t do this without them! And finally, we also want to thank Katrina Morris / Western Virginia Regional Jail for her design on the back of our 25th anniversary t-shirts. Great job, Katrina!

Our Officers-of-the-Year recipients are:

  • Officer of the Year – Mark Smith / Western Virginia Regional Jail
  • Supervisor of the Year – Melissa Newcomb / Riverside Regional Jail
  • Civilian of the Year – Lisa Ferguson / New River Valley Regional Jail

Our member door prize winners of a $25 gift card:

  • Matthew Elder – Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority / Campbelll
  • Carla Arrington – Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority / Lynchburg
  • Aaron McFarlane – Rockbridge Regional Jail
  • Tonya Akers – New River Valley Regional Jail

Winner of the SCCY CPX1 9mm pistol from Southern Police Equipment:

  • Brian Barker – Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority / Lynchburg

Congratulations winners!

The Western Region Jail Association wishes to recognize the following:

  • Pat Mueller / Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority – Campbell
  • OASIS Commissary / Mike Evancho, Gary Smith, George Keys, Scott Baird, and Paul Yopp

Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication to the WRJA!


2022 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 – Amber Painter / Middle River Regional Jail

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. See our Officers page.


*IMPORTANT NOTICE:

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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