One CommunityNov 18, 2020
Reentry Podcast Part 2
#TeamDCS Community Coordinators play an integral role in facilitating the success of those we supervise. This episode interviews Mr. James Guess, a returning citizen who has worked closely with Coordinator Dianna Gonzales of the Macon Judicial Circuit. Mr. Guess' genuine testimony shows the impact of our mission. Take a listen to this compelling interview!
Reentry Podcast Pt 1
Part 1 of a 2 Part Reentry Series!
This episode highlights the incredible work of DCS Reentry Services Division. The conversation discussed upcoming initiatives as well as celebrates success stories. From housing our supervision population to understanding the role of Community Coordinators, this podcast gives a dynamic insight into DCS Reentry Services.
Career Planning Tool
This episode provides an in-depth overview of the newly released Career Planning tool. The discussion offers perspective on how this tool can be used by both leaders and employees to navigate career progression and professional development. Participants give practical examples of career development experiences and encourage listeners to take advantage of this tool and all professional development opportunities offered by DCS.
DCS and the Virtual Environment
Director Dr. Nick Powell, Director Sherri Bloodworth, District Director Lynn Baker, and CSO Bradley Fleming discuss how our reliance on technology helped us find success in an increasingly virtual environment and culture. From efficient offender supervision to cutting-edge research, this discussion offers informative and insightful perspective on all DCS is doing to remain a leader in the field of community supervision.
DCS Covid Response
This episode discusses a general overview of the various assignments our officers served at throughout the State in response to COVID-19. Participants are DCS Director of Special Operations James Bergman, Coordinating Chief Cory Beggs of the Atlanta Judicial Circuit, andDistrict 2 IRT Commander Carter Hillmon of the Tifton Office. Listen as these three share their perspectives and experiences serving on the frontlines of the DCS Response.
Legislative Overview, Budget Update, and Fist Bumps
Commissioner Michael Nail gives listeners the legislative lowdown as it relates to this session's budget process. Also discussed: virtual field offices, officer retention and turnover rate, and prioritizing employee safety in response to corona-virus.
DCS - One Community Podcast: Intro
External Affairs Director Brian Tukes introduces our agency's podcast, One Community, and provides us with an overview of what's to come in the next couple of weeks.