Training Committee

The Training, Education, and Public Relations Committee (commonly referred to as the Training Committee) develops educational resources and training materials for use by the Commission and in member states to help ensure awareness of and compliance with the terms of the Compact and the Commission’s rules.  The Training Committee is responsible for approving, developing, and delivering trainings in addition to increasing Commission awareness.  Members actively participate in committee meetings and sub-committee work team meetings.  The members have a broad understanding of the ICJ rules and are available to review and update training materials and conduct trainings.

Meeting Dates:

December 9, 2020
January 28, 2021
March 25, 2021
May 27, 2021
July 22, 2021
August 24, 2021


First Name Last Name Commission Title Office Email User Profile
Dawn Bailey Dawn Bailey Designee/Compact Administrator Washington User Profile
"" Lisa Bjergaard Commissioner North Dakota User Profile
Mason Harrington Staff - Compact Coordinator (Cases A - L) South Carolina User Profile
Rebecca Hillestead Deputy Compact Administrator Minnesota User Profile
Jeff Hood Commissioner / Compact Administrator Arizona User Profile
Tiffany Howard Staff South Carolina User Profile
Sherry Jones Sherry Jones Commissioner / Deputy Compact Administrator Maryland User Profile
Holly Kassube Holly Kassube Probation Deputy Compact Administrator Illinois User Profile
Nordia Napier Deputy Compact Administrator/Designee Connecticut User Profile
Chris Newlin Chris Newlin Ex Officio - National Children's Advocacy Center Alabama User Profile
"" JoAnn Niksa Deputy Compact Administrator/Designee Rhode Island User Profile
Latoya Oliver Staff - ICJ Resource Specialist Maryland User Profile
Pat Pendergast Patrick Pendergast Designee Alabama User Profile
Roy Yaple Roy Yaple Commissioner Michigan User Profile