Dr. Charles Friel, a Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the College of Criminal Justice at Sam Houston State University, was elected to the Board of Directors of the Texas Corrections Association, a statewide umbrella organization representing all aspects of the correctional profession in the state.
Founded in 1963, the Texas Corrections Association represents more than 600 professionals in Texas, including employees at local and state correctional institutions as well as probation and parole agencies. It is dedicated to enhancing and building the corrections profession, and its mission is to raise public awareness sand support for the profession, promote ethical practices, create opportunities for education and training, and protect communities through citizen support. . . . read more