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Supervisors, Section Chiefs, Directors meet in Palmer for 3-Day Conference

Close to 90 Superintendents, Probation Supervisors, Section Chiefs, Directors and Command Staff met at the Palmer Academy large conference room October 8-10. Keynote speaker was Dianne Blumer, Commissioner of the Department of Labor and Workforce Development. The group heard from presenters on leadership and children of incarcerated parents. Other topics included overviews of Administrative Services with a budget update, ACOMS, Institutional Health Care, Facilities, Threat Groups, PREA, evidence-based practices, policies and procedures, continuity of operations, and strategic planning.