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Interstate Commission for Adult Offender Supervision | Ensuring Public Safety for the 21st Century

East Region

Chair

Dale Crook

Commissioner / Compact Administrator Vermont

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Biography

Dale Crook is a 17 year veteran with the Vermont Department of Corrections. He has held many different positions within the department. He began his career as a correctional officer, and then moved out into the world of community corrections as a comm

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Dale Crook is a 17 year veteran with the Vermont Department of Corrections. He has held many different positions within the department. He began his career as a correctional officer, and then moved out into the world of community corrections as a community corrections officer followed by being a probation officer. In 2008 he was went to work in Central Office to work in policy development and managing the Interstate Compact of Adult Offender Supervision (ICAOS) for the VTDOC. In 2010 he was hired as the Director of Classification. He has been in his current role as the Director of Field Services since 2011. His responsibilities include the supervision of 10 Probation and Parole District Offices, which supervises 7,700 offenders on 11 different legal statuses. He is the East Region Chair for ICAOS and a member of NIC’s Probation and Parole Executive Network. He has a BA from Champlain College in Law Enforcement and a MSA from St. Michaels College.

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Vice Chair

Vacant

Commissioners

Gary Roberge

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, CT

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Biography

Gary Roberge is the Director of Adult Probation and Bail Services for the State of Connecticut – Judicial Branch’s Court Support Services Divi

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Gary Roberge is the Director of Adult Probation and Bail Services for the State of Connecticut – Judicial Branch’s Court Support Services Division as well as the Commissioner of Interstate Compact for Connecticut. He has over 26 years of criminal justice experience within the Branch. Prior to obtaining supervisory and managerial positions, his career began with the Office of the Chief Bail Commissioner as a line officer providing direct service to the courts.
Mr. Roberge received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Eastern Connecticut State University and Master of Public Administration Degree from the University of Hartford. He is also an adjunct professor in the Central Connecticut State University Criminology Department.

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Alan Grinstead

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, DE

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Biography

Alan Grinstead is the Deputy Commissioner of the Delaware Department of Correction. He has previously served as the Bureau Chief of Community Corr

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Alan Grinstead is the Deputy Commissioner of the Delaware Department of Correction. He has previously served as the Bureau Chief of Community Corrections, Deputy Bureau Chief and Director of Probation and Parole. Deputy Commissioner Grinstead began his career as a Probation and Parole Officer in 1989 after graduating from the University of Delaware with a degree in Criminal Justice.

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Paul Treseler

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, MA

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Biography

Paul Treseler serves as Chairman of the Massachusetts Parole Board.  Prior to that he served for more than 20 years as a prosecutor in the Su

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Paul Treseler serves as Chairman of the Massachusetts Parole Board.  Prior to that he served for more than 20 years as a prosecutor in the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, supervising death investigations and murder trials before the Suffolk District and Superior Courts in coordination with state, local, and federal law enforcement authorities. Treseler is a graduate of the Boston Latin School and Ohio Wesleyan University, and earned his law degree at Boston College. 

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Scott McCaffery

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, ME

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Mike McAlister

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, NH

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Biography

Mike McAlister is currently the Director of Field Services. Mike was appointed Director of Field Services in July 2007, after serving several year

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Mike McAlister is currently the Director of Field Services. Mike was appointed Director of Field Services in July 2007, after serving several years as acting director. He was appointed Interstate Compact Commissioner in 2004. Mike has been with the New Hampshire DOC since 1988 and has served in a variety of positions on the prison side and in field services. They include Corrections Officer, Assistant Warden, Probation/Parole Officer, Chief Probation/Parole Officer and Assistant Director. As the Director, Mike is responsible for all state-wide probation and parole operations.

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James Plousis

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, NJ

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Biography

From police officer to sheriff, then to U.S. Marshal, and now to Chair of the State Parole Board, James Plousis has made a career of serving the p

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From police officer to sheriff, then to U.S. Marshal, and now to Chair of the State Parole Board, James Plousis has made a career of serving the public in various law enforcement positions. Prior to his parole board appointment in 2010, he had been New Jersey’s Marshal since 2002, when President George W. Bush appointed him. Before that, Plousis served as Cape May County Sheriff from 1985 to 2002, a position to which he was re-elected five times.

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Robert Maccarone

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, NY

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Biography

Robert M. Maccarone serves as the Deputy Commissioner of the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services and Director of the Office of Probation and

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Robert M. Maccarone serves as the Deputy Commissioner of the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services and Director of the Office of Probation and Correctional Alternatives. He also serves as a Special Advisor to the Governor.  Prior to his state appointment in 2002, Mr. Maccarone served as a Deputy Bureau Chief and Senior Assistant District Attorney for the Westchester County District Attorney, 1998-2002. He had previously served as Deputy Commissioner of the Westchester County Department of Correction, 1995-1997, where he oversaw medical, dietary and program services for the corrections population of 2,000. Earlier, he served as the Director of Criminal Justice Services for Westchester County, where he managed county, state and federally funded criminal justice programs and services including the development of the County’s comprehensive alternatives to incarceration programs. Mr. Maccarone holds a B.S. in Psychology and M.A. in Sociology from Fordham University and a Juris Doctor degree from the Pace University School of Law. He was admitted to the NYS Bar in 1985.

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Michael Potteiger

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, PA

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Biography

Appointed Chairman of the PA Board of Probation and Parole in 2011, Michael Potteiger has more than 28 years of experience and increasing responsi

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Appointed Chairman of the PA Board of Probation and Parole in 2011, Michael Potteiger has more than 28 years of experience and increasing responsibility in the field of probation and parole. Michael began his career as a probation officer in Dauphin County in 1989 following his graduation from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice. In 2002, he became the Chief Adult Probation Officer of Northumberland County. He was recognized by the PA Association of Probation, Parole and Corrections (PAPPC) as its 2006 recipient of the Probation and Parole Professional of the Year Award. In 2008, he became the Director of Adult Probation and Parole Services and was elected as the President of the Pennsylvania County Chief Adult Probation and Parole Officers Association of Pennsylvania. He  held that position until being confirmed by the Senate as a member of the Board in December, 2011. 

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Raquel Colón

Commissioner / Compact Administrator / DCA, PR

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Biography

Raquel Colón was appointed Deputy Compact Administrator and Commissioner in 2010. She also serves as the Coordinator of Inmates in US Prisons for

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Raquel Colón was appointed Deputy Compact Administrator and Commissioner in 2010. She also serves as the Coordinator of Inmates in US Prisons for Puerto Rico. Prior to this position, she was a Case Manager. Every legal situation of PR’s probationers, parolees and inmates with another jurisdiction goes through this office, including transfer requests of inmates to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Ms. Colón graduated from the University of Puerto Rico with a BA in Social Sciences and from the “Interamericana” University with a MA in Criminal Justice. She has worked for the Department of Corrections since January 20, 1995.

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Ashbel Wall

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, RI

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Biography

A.T. Wall is Director of the Rhode Island Department of Corrections.  Mr. Wall’s career in corrections began in 1976 as a line probation of

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A.T. Wall is Director of the Rhode Island Department of Corrections.  Mr. Wall’s career in corrections began in 1976 as a line probation officer.  After his graduation from law school, he served as a prosecutor in Manhattan and then joined the Vera Institute of Justice, where he directed a sentencing project for chronic offenders convicted in New York City.  He returned to his native state of Rhode Island in 1985 and worked in the Governor’s Policy Office on criminal justice matters.  In 1987 Mr. Wall was tapped to become Assistant Director for the RIDOC.  He was named interim Director in 1999 and appointed Director in 2000 and now has the longest tenure in his current position of any corrections director in the nation.  Mr. Wall received a B.A. degree from Yale University and a J.D. degree from Yale Law School.

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Rick Mullgrav

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, VI

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Dale Crook

Commissioner / Compact Administrator, VT

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Biography

Dale Crook is a 17 year veteran with the Vermont Department of Corrections. He has held many different positions within the d

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Dale Crook is a 17 year veteran with the Vermont Department of Corrections. He has held many different positions within the department. He began his career as a correctional officer, and then moved out into the world of community corrections as a community corrections officer followed by being a probation officer. In 2008 he was went to work in Central Office to work in policy development and managing the Interstate Compact of Adult Offender Supervision (ICAOS) for the VTDOC. In 2010 he was hired as the Director of Classification. He has been in his current role as the Director of Field Services since 2011. His responsibilities include the supervision of 10 Probation and Parole District Offices, which supervises 7,700 offenders on 11 different legal statuses. He is the East Region Chair for ICAOS and a member of NIC’s Probation and Parole Executive Network. He has a BA from Champlain College in Law Enforcement and a MSA from St. Michaels College.

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East Region Meeting

10/10/2017 @ 9:10am Agenda | Calendar


Meeting Minutes

01/11/17