Our Committees

If you are interested in serving on a committee, please send an email to the ACA Executive Office at ExecOffice@aca.org

Committee Charges

Standing Committees

Certification Commission
Congress Program Planning Committee
Constitution and Bylaws Committee
Correctional Awards Committee
Credentials Committee
Dual Membership Chapters
Equal Rights Committee
Ethics Committee
Health Care Committee
International Corrections Committee
Legal Issues
Legislative Committee
Membership Committee
Military Corrections Committee
Past President Council
Performance-Based Standards Committee
Professional Educational Council
Research Council
Resolutions and Policies Committee
Sustainability-Oriented & Environmentally Responsible Practi

Ad Hoc Committees

Adult Corrections Committee
Adult Local Detention Committee
Behavioral Health Committee
Community Corrections
Correctional Definitions Committee
Correctional Industries Committee
Correctional Nurses Committee
Correctional Security Operations
Database Steering Committee
Dental Committee
Facility Planning and Design Committee
Information Technology/Information Support
Internal Affairs/Compliance & Monitoring, Oversight Comm.
Juvenile Committee
Metric Database Subcommittee
Probation & Parole Committee
Professional Development Committee
Professional Registry Committee
Religion & Faith Based Services
Restorative Justice/Victims Committee
Substance Use Disorders Committee
Technical Infrastructure Subcommittee
Women Working in Corrections Committee