Corrections Advisory Board

Information about the Advisory Board

Community Corrections is assisted by members of the community whom volunteer their time to assist Sherburne County Community Corrections to meet their mission statement of Enhancing Public Safety and Facilitating Offender Change Through Evidence Based and Restorative Practices.

Per statue the corrections advisory board shall actively participate in the formulation of the comprehensive plan for the development, implementation, and operation of the correctional program and services and shall make a formal recommendation to the county board or joint board at least annually concerning the comprehensive plan and its implementation during the ensuing year.

Advisory Board Members

Members are asked to serve at least two-year terms and are appointed by Sherburne County Board of Commissioners. For more information, please contact J. Hancuch, Sherburne County Community Corrections Director at (763) 765-4599.

  • Citizen
    • Kenneth Asangwe
    • John Barr
  • Commissioner
    • Barbara Burandt, Sherburne County Commissioner
  • Corrections
    • Deb Anderson, DOC District Supervisor
    • J. Hancuch, Director, Sherburne County Community Corrections
  • Education
    • Angie Folch, Big Lake High School Assistant Principal
  • Judiciary
    • Honorable Mary Yunker, Judge 10th Judicial District (Chair)
  • Law Enforcement
    • Joel Brott, Sherburne County Sheriff
    • Don Starry, Chief Deputy (alternate)
  • Prosecution
    • Sam Wertheimer, Chief Deputy
    • Kathleen Heaney, Sherburne County Attorney (alternate)
  • Public Defense
    • Lisa Hallberg, Public Defender, Managing Attorney
  • Social Services
    • Mary Jo Cobb, Director Sherburne County HHS
    • Amanda Larson, Programmer (alternate)

Advisory Board Meetings

Meetings are held in the Board Room on Tuesdays from 12:00pm to 1:30pm documents available in PDF format PDF unless otherwise noted

Meetings for 2018

  • Feb 20th, 2018
  • Apr 17th, 2018
  • Jun 19th, 2018
  • Aug 21st, 2018
  • Oct 16th, 2018
  • Dec 18th, 2018

Documents from previous meetings:   


Sherburne County Govt Center
ATTN: Community Corrections
13880 Business Center Dr NW
Suite 100
Elk River, MN 55330-4668

Office Location & Hours

Phone: 763-765-4550
Fax: 763-765-4555
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