Leadership for Corrections Professionals

Correctional Management Institute of Texas - Sam Houston State University

Nomination Form

Eligibility

This training is designed for mid-level managers to senior level leaders from Texas juvenile and adult probation departments, adult and juvenile institutions, parole, and jail staff from Texas Sheriff's Offices.

Leadership for Corrections Professionals is not a conference or seminar where by everyone and anyone that applies will attend. This program is limited to 31 participants. Staff must be nominated by their Director/Sheriff/Chief and nomination forms and letters of support must be submitted by the deadline. Directors/Sheriffs must nominate a staff who is currently promotable or possesses the potential to be promoted into a supervisory position of greater authority/responsibility. Agencies are limited to one nomination per class.

Please note, agency staff members that are two years from retiring from the agency are not eligible.

How will Nominees be Selected to Attend?

CMIT will consider a variety of diversity issues in selecting participants. The Institute will review nominations and select qualified participants that represent a diverse selection of regions and agencies. Substitutions are not permitted once the selection has been made.

Guidelines

Step 1 – Nomination By the deadline of the designated class, nominations must be signed by the nominee’s Director/Sheriff/Chiefs and submitted, along with a letter of a support providing information on the nominee and how this class will benefit him/her as well as your agency or department. Agencies are limited to one nomination per class. If your nominee is not selected, the nomination is not transferable towards a future class (a new nomination is required).

Step 2 – Registration Accepted nominees will receive a letter of acceptance and will be provided a link to register. Nominators (Director/ Sheriff) of those staff who are not accepted, will be notified.

Agency Responsibilities

Participant Responsibilities

Institute Responsibilities

The Correctional Management Institute of Texas is responsible for providing:

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Class - CHOOSE ONE
  • By the deadline of the designated class, nominations must be acknowledged by the nominee's Director/Sheriff/Chief and submitted, along with a letter of support. The letter should include information on the nominee and how this class will benefit him/her as well as your agency or department. Agencies are limited to one nomination per class. If your nominee is not selected, the nomination is not transferable towards a future class (a new nomination is required).

  • Acknowledgement

    The following must be filled out by your organization's Director, Sheriff or Chief.

    I nominate the above to attend Leadership for Corrections Professionals at the George J. Beto Criminal Justice Center in Huntsville, Texas. If this nominee is accepted to attend the program, I understand he/she must be present for the entirety of the program beginning with the first session at 8:00 AM on Monday and the last session concluding at 12:00 PM on Friday. Additionally, our agency/department is responsible for providing transportation or to make arrangements to reimburse the nominee for round trip mileage between duty site and Huntsville. Our agency is also responsible for hotel and parking expenses.

     

    I acknowledge that I have read all details pertaining to this program and I understand the responsibility of our agency/department, the nominee, and the Correctional Management Institute of Texas.

     

    Letter of Support

    The letter must be signed by the Director/Sheriff/Chief and should include information on the nominee and how this class will benefit him/her as well as your agency or department. Alternatively, a hard copy may be mailed to: Michaelanne Dobraski, Project Coordinator | Correctional Management Institute of Texas | George J. Beto Criminal Justice Center | Sam Houston State University | Huntsville, TX 77341-2296. The letter may also be emailed to mdobraski@shsu.edu. Letter of Support MUST be received by class nomination deadline.