On Wednesday, December 4th, 84 basic correctional officers will graduate from the Alabama Corrections Academy in Selma.
Associate Commissioner of Administrative Services, Matthew Brand will deliver the commencement address.
Commissioner Brand oversees training, professional development and education of the ADOC’s workforce. He joined the ADOC in 2015 after serving 27 years as an officer in the U.S. Air Force, serving as an academic leader for the latter half of his Air Force career. Over the last four years, Commissioner Brand has implemented several supervisory training courses, executive and basic leadership training and helped develop the basic correctional officer position.