Kevin Kempf

Kevin K
empf, Executive Director. CLA is the most exclusive correctional association in the world.  Our members lead over 400,000 correctional professionals and 8 million inmates, probationers, and parolees.  Our CLA staff is dedicated to promoting, supporting, and advancing the profession of corrections.  


Jill Stewart

Jill Stewart, Project Manager II.
 Jill manages the planning of CLA conferences and meetings on an annual basis. Mrs. Stewart is the Project Manager for the Susan M. Hunter Scholarship Program and works closely with multiple CLA committees to serve as their staff liaison. She also oversees the CLA annual Awards.

Katie Scott

Katie Scott, Project Manager II.
 She coordinates and facilitates research, special events and manages multiple CLA committees. Mrs. Scott works closely with the state research departments to coordinate surveys for CLA members.  She is responsible for monitoring, and execution of the website and the membership database.  Mrs. Scott works in close collaboration and partnership with her team to guarantee member expectations are met or exceeded. 

Stevyn Fogg

Stevyn Fogg, Director of Governance & Strategic Initiatives.  
Stevyn Fogg leads CLA's efforts to expand and maintain the organization's knowledge on evidence-based and best practices in criminal justice, corrections, reentry, and other issues that promotes leadership excellence and professionalism.  She works closely with multiple state, federal, community-based, and philanthropic organizations to advance the goals of CLA.



Derek Howell

Derek Howell, Director of Operations.  
Derek is the Director of Operations for the corporate partnership program and assists with special projects, grant acquisitions, and grant management. Mr. Howell plays a key role in conference planning and is the staff liaison for multiple CLA committees. His focus is on promoting, supporting, and advancing the profession of corrections.


Lacey Marie






William R. Lunsford