Contact Staff Development and Training

Nancy Riley, Executive Director

Executive Director Riley is responsible for the comprehensive development, implementation, review, and evaluation of training on a Department-wide basis. Additionally, Mrs. Riley oversees the development, coordination, and implementation of the Agency's Strategic Plan.

Mailing Address:  2050 North County Road 50 East, New Castle, Indiana, 47362
Email:  NRiley@idoc.in.gov

Kevin Alfont, Skill Based Program Manager

In Kevin’s current position, he is responsible for all skill based training programs for the Department, such as, Personal Protection, Security Skills, CPR First Aid, and Firearms. Kevin ensures a working relationship with Facility Staff, Superintendents, IDOC Directors, Executive Staff and outside agencies that have a relationship with the Indiana Department of Correction. Additionally, Kevin oversees the physical plant operations at the Correctional Training Institute.

Mailing Address: 2050 North County Road 50 East, New Castle, Indiana, 47362

Phone Contact Information:

Office- (765) 521-0230 Ext. 5013

Cell Phone: (765) 465-3524

Email: KAlfont@idoc.in.gov


Matthew Andrick, Curriculum Development Manager

In Matt's current position, he is responsible for advising the Executive Director regarding the research, development, implementation, and evaluation of the Department of Correction's training curriculum. Matt oversees the Department's Learning Management System, eLearning catalog, classroom/training technologies, Performance Measurement Committee, the Department’s DOC Supervisory Program, Leadership Academy, and Instructor Development courses. Additionally, Matt is responsible for assisting the Executive Director with the coordination, implementation, and monitoring of the Indiana Department of Correction's Strategic Plan.

Mailing Address: 2050 North County Road 50 East, New Castle, Indiana, 47362

Phone Contact Information:

Office- (765) 521-0230 Ext. 5002

Cell Phone - (765) 506-2009

Email: MAndrick@idoc.in.gov


Christopher Meredith, North Regional Training Manager

 

In Christopher’s current position, he is responsible for all training programs for his region. Chris ensures a working relationship with Facility Staff, Superintendents, IDOC Directors, Executive Staff and outside agencies that have a relationship with the Indiana Department of Correction. Chris is responsible for coordinating the Basic Supervisory Skills for Custody Staff Program and serves as a Team Leader / Facilitator for the Leadership Academy.. Additionally, Chris is responsible for assisting the Executive Director with the Performance Measurement Committee.

The North Region consist of the following facilities:

*Indiana State Prison,

*Westville Correctional Facility,

*Camp Summit Boot Camp, and

*South Bend Re-Entry

Mailing Address - Westville Correctional Facility

5501 South 1100 West

Westville, Indiana, 46391

Phone Contact Information:

Office:  (219)785-2511 Ext. 4142

Cell Phone: (260) 571-7400

Email: CeMeredith@idoc.in.gov


Michael Minthorn, North-Central Regional Training Manager

In Mike’s current position, he is responsible for all training programs for his region. Mike ensures a working relationship with Facility Staff, Superintendents, IDOC Directors, Executive Staff and outside agencies that have a relationship with the Indiana Department of Correction. Additionally, Mike is responsible for assisting the Executive Director with the coordination, implementation, and monitoring of the Indiana Department of Correction's Strategic Plan, Division of Youth Service' Training, and Commissioner's Experienced and Emerging Leaders (EEL) program.

The North Region consist of the following facilities:

*Miami Correctional Facility

*Chain O'Lakes Correctional Facility, and

*Logansport Juvenile Correctional Facility

Mailing Address - Miami Correctional Facility

3038 west 850 South

Bunker Hill, Indiana, 46914

Phone Contact Information:

Office Phone: (765) 689-8920 Ext. 5511

Cell Phone: (574) 870-4315

Email: MMinthorn@idoc.in.gov

 


Jennifer Wills, East Regional Training Manager

In Jennifer’s current position, she is responsible for all training programs for her region. Jennifer ensures a working relationship with Facility Staff, Superintendents, IDOC Directors, Executive Staff and outside agencies that have a relationship with the Indiana Department of Correction. Additionally, Jennifer is responsible for assisting the Executive Director with the coordination, implementation, and monitoring of the Division of Youth Service's Training, Commissioner's Experienced and Emerging Leaders (EEL) program, and Women in Leadership Roles Training.

The East Region consist of the following facilities:

*Pendleton Correctional Facility

*Pendleton Juvenile Correctional Facility

*Correctional Industrial Facility

*New Castle Correctional Facility

*Madison Correctional Facility

*Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility

*Branchville Correctional Facility

*Edinburgh Correctional Facility

Mailing Address - 2050 North County Road 50 East, New Castle, Indiana, 47362

Phone Contact Information:

Office Phone: (765) 521-0230 Ext. 5012

Cell Phone: (317) 452-3722

Email: JWills@idoc.in.gov


Kathy Goen, Central Regional Training Manager

In Kathy’s current position, she is responsible for all training programs for her region. Kathy ensures a working relationship with Facility Staff, Superintendents, IDOC Directors, Executive Staff and outside agencies that have a relationship with the Indiana Department of Correction. Additionally, Kathy is responsible for assisting the Executive Director with the coordination, implementation, and monitoring of the Division of Parole Service's Training (Southern Region) and Women in Leadership Roles Training.

The Central region consist of the following facilities:

*Plainfield Correctional Facility

*Reception Diagnostic Center

*Heritage Trail Correctional Facility

*Indiana Woman's Prison

Southern Region Parole Districts:

*Parole District 1 (Re-Entry)

*Parole District 3 (Indianapolis)

*Parole District 4A (Evansville)

*Parole District 4B (Terre Haute)

*Parole District 9 (Madison)

Mailing Address - Plainfield Correctional Facility

737 Moon Road, Plainfield, Indiana, 46168

Phone Contact Information:

Cell Phone: (317) 626-3850

Email: KGoen@idoc.in.gov


Kenneth Kortum, West Regional Training Manager

In Ken’s current position, he is responsible for all training programs for his region. Ken ensures a working relationship with Facility Staff, Superintendents, IDOC Directors, Executive Staff and outside agencies that have a relationship with the Indiana Department of Correction. Additionally, Ken is responsible for assisting the Executive Director with the coordination, implementation, and monitoring of the On-the-Job Training Program and Division of Parole Service' Training (Northern Region).

The West Region consist of the following facilities:

*Putnamville Correctional Facility

*Rockville Correctional Facility

*Wabash Valley Correctional Facility

Northern Region Parole Districts:

*Parole District 2 (Fort Wayne)

*Parole District 5 (Bloomington)

*Parole District 6 (Gary)

*Parole District 7 (New Castle)

*Parole District 8 (South Bend)

Mailing Address: Putnamville Correctional Facility

1946 U.S 40, Greencastle, Indiana, 46135

Phone Contact Information:

Office: (765) 653-8441 Ext. 340

Cell Phone: (765) 655-3582

Email: KKortum@idoc.in.gov