Parole Director Chris Barnett addresses Senate Public Safety Committee

ATLANTA - Executive Director for the State Board of Pardons and Paroles, Christopher Barnett, spoke at this week’s Georgia State Senate Public Safety Committee meeting.

Board Member Meg Heap Reappointed to Judicial Nominating Commission

Parole Board Member Meg Heap is among the recent appointees of Governor Brian Kemp to the Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC). 

The November monthly meeting has been canceled

The monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles scheduled for November is canceled.

Parole Board Vice Chair Jacqueline Bunn Recognized by GABWA

ATLANTA - The Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys (GABWA) presented Vice Chair Jacqueline Bunn with the Barbara A. Harris Award for Service to the Community at the organization’s 2021 Virtual Glitter Gala and Auction.

The October Board Meeting has been Canceled

The monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles for October 5, 2021, is canceled.

The agenda for the September 14, 2021, Board Meeting is published

The September Board Meeting agenda is available.

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has scheduled the next monthly meeting for September 14, 2021

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has scheduled the next monthly meeting for September 14, 2021.

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

Forsyth - Georgia's five-member parole board has completed training delivered by the Center for Effective Public Policy and the Carl Vinson Institute of Government. The training was conducted at State Offices South a Tift College in Forsyth, at the Georgia Department of Corrections’ headquarters.

The monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles for August has been canceled

The monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles for August has been canceled.

Parole Board announces new annual employee awards

FORSYTH – The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has announced the agency’s inaugural awards for community impact customer service, innovations, and employee of the year.