Central State Prison Braille Program Visit

Georgia Parole Board staff, including Chairman Terry Barnard and member Meg Heap, visited Central State Prison to get updated on the braille program operated by the Georgia Department of Corrections. 

2021 Convoy of Care Donation Drive for Southern Louisiana

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles partnered with other law enforcement agencies across Georgia, the Georgia trucking industry, and the nonprofit organization Caring for Others for the donation drive. 

Georgia Parole Board Members Complete Training from the Center for Effective Public Policy and the Carl Vinson Institute of Government

Georgia's parole board completed training delivered by the Center for Effective Public Policy and the Carl Vinson Institute of Government.

The Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police and Georgia Sheriffs' Association Annual Summer Training Conference

The Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police and Georgia Sheriffs' Association held the annual summer training conference in Jekyll Island and Savannah. The Executive Director of the Parole Board, Chris Barnett, spoke to several state leaders and law enforcement officials during the conference. 

2021 Parole Investigator Regional Meetings

Executive Director of Parole Chris Barnett and the Clemency Division leadership spoke with Metro Region Parole Investigators and the Northern Region Parole Investigators.

District Attorneys Association of Georgia Meeting at Jekyll Island

Executive Director of Parole Chris Barnett and Deputy Executive Director Rita Rocker spoke to the District Attorneys Association of Georgia meeting at Jekyll Island.

2021 Annual Training Conference of the Association of Paroling Authorities International

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles' Office of Victim Services was one of the many organizations providing training at the 2021 Annual Training Conference of the Association of Paroling Authorities International in Arlington, Texas.

July 2021 Annual Employee Awards

The Georgia State Board of Pardons and Parole's annual Employee Awards meeting was held at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) in Forsyth, Georgia. 

Georgia Prison Wardens' Association Training Conference

Parole Board Chairman Terry Barnard and Executive Director of Parole Chris Barnett attended the Georgia Prison Wardens' Association training conference at Lake Lanier. 

June 2021 Board Meeting

Division staff addressed the Parole Board Members at the June 2021 monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles. Terry E. Barnard was elected the Chairman, and Jacqueline Bunn was elected to serve as Vice Chairman.

Metro Reentry Facility

Our parole staff engaged offenders at the Metro Reentry Facility in Atlanta.

Atlanta Transitional Center

Board Members and staff visited the Atlanta Transitional Center, where residents were interviewed, and provided the Board with additional case information.