Aaron Garner | Past President


The outgoing president performs such duties as assigned by the President and the Executive Committee.

Aaron Garner, Executive Director, Research & Technology, Indiana Department of Correction Office: 317-232-1757


Dwight Cloud | President

The president serves as the Chief Executive of the Association and performs duties as prescribed in the By-Laws and by the Executive Committee.

Dwight Cloud, Arizona Department of Correction Office: 602-364-0600


Lucas Herring | President Elect

The president-elect serves as President in the event of temporary absence of the President. The President-elect also serves as Chairperson of the Membership Committee. At the annual election of officers the current President-elect automatically assumes the Presidency of the Association. In the event the President resigns or is unable to complete a term of office, the President-elect succeeds the President and completes the President’s term of office. In that event, the Executive Committee may reassign some of the President-elect’s duties to another officer.

Lucas Herring, Vermont Department of Corrections Office: 802-505-0564


Joyce Taylor | Secretary


The Secretary is responsible for keeping the official minutes of the Executive Committee meetings, the Annual Business Meetings, and other meetings of the Association; and performs other duties as assigned by the President or the Executive Committee.

Joyce Taylor, Assistant IT Administrator, Application Development, Arkansas Department of Correction, 2403 East Harding Avenue Pine Bluff, AR 71601 Office: 870-850-8530


John Daugherty | Treasurer


The Treasurer serves as the chairperson of the Finance Committee and is responsible for the oversight of the receipt and disbursement of the Association’s funds. The Treasurer disburses checks for the Association expenditures in accordance with the Association budget and Association Operating Rules; and performs other duties as assigned by the President or the Executive Committee.

John Daugherty, Administrator Information Technology Division, Montana Department of Corrections, 5 South Last Chance Gulch Helena, MT 59601 Office: 406-444-4469