2012-2014 Officers
& Directors

Officers and Directors of the National Association of Probation Executives are elected every even numbered year for two year terms, commencing on July 1st. The current Officers and Directors are as follows:

President Marcus M. Hodges is Community Corrections Regional Administrator for the Virginia Department of Corrections, headquartered in North Chesterfield, Virginia.
Vice President Ronald Schweer is Chief U. S. Probation Officer for the District of Kansas, headquartered in Kansas City, Kansas. Mr. Schweer is returning to this position.
Secretary Francine M. Perretta is Deputy Commissioner of the Westchester County Probation Department in White Plains, New York. Ms. Perretta previously served as Treasurer.
Treasurer Javed Syed is Director of the Nueces County Community Supervision and Corrections Department in Corpus Christi, Texas. Mr. Syed previously served as an At-Large Director.
Past President Robert L. Bingham is the retired Chief Probation Officer for the Marion Superior Court Probation Department in Indianapolis, Indiana.
New England Region Harriet Beasley is a Regional Supervisor of the Office of the Commissioner of Probation in Boston, Massachusetts. She represents the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Mid-Atlantic Region Patricia Buechel is Director of the Tompkins County Department of Probation and Community Justice in Ithaca, New York. She represents the states of Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. Ms. Buechel is returning to this position.
Central Region Linda Brady is Chief Probation Officer of the Monroe Circuit Court Probation Department in Bloomington, Indiana. She represents the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Ms. Brady is returning to this position.
Southern Region Tobin Lefler is Director of the Cameron/Willacy Counties Community Supervision and Corrections Department in Brownsville, Texas. He represents the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.
Western Region Rebecca A. Brunger is Chief Probation Officer for the State of Alaska, headquartered in Palmer, Alaska. She represents the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Ms. Brunger is returning to this position.
At Large Thomas N. Costa is Eastern Regional Director of the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mr. Costa is returning to this position.
At Large Todd Jermstad is Director of the Bell-Lampasas Counties Community Supervision and Corrections Department in Belton, Texas.