Class 12

20 Probation/Parole Officers Graduate in Class 12 of 2023

Congratulations to North Carolina's newest group of Probation/Parole Officers. The 20 officers from Class 12 for 2023 completed their seven-week basic training at the Samarcand Training Academy in Jackson Spring. The officers were awarded their badges after being sworn in by Superior Court Judge James P. Hill. More photos from the event are available on the Department of Adult Correction's Flickr page. To find out more about a career as a Probation/Parole Officer, or other careers within the Department of Adult Correction, including upcoming hiring events, visit

Kantina Artison –Mecklenburg Co.

Jazzmyne Barnes – Johnston Co.

Emma Blankenship – Dare Co.

Anise Butler - Cumberland Co.

Kyle Dillon – Jackson Co.

Zakeeya Dowdy – Lee Co.

John Gallagher – Brunswick Co.

Jose Guzman-Aguilar – Nash Co.

Myesha Holiday – Pitt Co.

Melissa Mella  - Lee Co.

Jean Polynice – Cumberland Co.

Olivia Scott – Mecklenburg Co.

Laura Sharp – Pitt Co.

Charnetta Sutton – Lenoir Co.

Margaret Taylor – Robeson Co.

Kasey Thomas - Harnett Co.

Heather Vommoro – Wake Co.

Harrison West  - Wilson Co.

Tytiana Wills – Beaufort Co.

Caitlyn  Woods - Mecklenburg Co.