THE OLDEST STATE LEVEL CRIMINAL JUSTICE ORGANIZATION IN THE UNITED STATES
MISSION STATEMENT
To pursue truth, understanding, and the development of a body of knowledge about criminal justice through scientific inquiry.

To provide the criminal justice system with effective, efficient, and responsive human resources, operating within the constraints of a democratic society.

To provide basic and applied research, skill development and educational services consistent with the needs of a dynamic criminal justice system, and broad problem solving techniques concerned with social control and justice.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
NCCJA OFFICERS:
IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT: Tammatha Clodfelter, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, tammathaclodfelter@gmail.com
PRESIDENT: Heidi Bonner, East Carolina University, bonnerhe@ecu.edu
PRESIDENT ELECT: Matthew Robinson, Appalachian State University, robinsnmb@appstate.edu
VICE PRESIDENT: Tasha Youstin, Western Carolina University, tashayoustin@gmail.com
SECRETARY/TREASURER: Kristie Hendrix, Forsyth Technical Community College, khendrix@forsythtech.edu
SECRETARIAT: Duane Everhart, Wayne Community College, dde@waynecc.edu
BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
Art Beeler, NC Central University (2018-2020), afbjab@aol.com
Vacant Seat - 2018-2020
Will Pizio, Guilford College (2017-2019), wpizio@guilford.edu
Jeffrey Zimmerman, NC Justice Academy (2017-2019), jzimmerman@ncdoj.gov
APPOINTED BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
Elizabeth S. Marsal, Editor of the NCCJA Journal, NC Wesleyan College, emarsal@ncwc.edu
NCCJA CONSTITUTION