Full Name
Mr. Jim Martin MPSA, CCHP
Job Title
Vice President, Program Development
National Commission on Correctional Health Care
Speaker Bio
I worked in law enforcement for over 22 years, serving as a Lieutenant and Assistant Jail Commander with the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office in Southern Indiana. My daily duties included serving as the command staff liaison for the jail’s medical unit and the county’s mental health task force.

During my career with the Sheriff’s Office, I worked in motor patrol, as a K-9 handler, as a supervisor in the jail and the courts, and as an investigator in the Professional Standards Unit.

I hold a bachelor’s degree in communications and a master’s in public service administration. I am a graduate of the Police Executive Leadership Academy and a certified instructor through the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. I am also an adjunct professor at the University of Evansville. I've served as a consultant with the Major County Sheriffs’ Association, the National Sheriffs’ Association, and the National Association of Counties. I currently serve as Vice President of Program Development for NCCHC.
Jim Martin