Christy Gutherz

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Full Name: Christy Gutherz

Title: Deputy Commissioner of Community Corrections

Commission Title: Commissioner

Role Group: Parole & Probation

Agency: Community Corrections, Department of Corrections

Unit: Interstate Compact

Address: 633 North State Street

Jackson, Mississippi 39202

Region: South

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Direct Phone: 601-359-5618


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Christine “Christy” M. Gutherz was appointed deputy commissioner of Community Corrections in January 2015. Prior to this appointment, she had served as the Community Corrections Director (CCD) for Region II since 2003. She has worked in numerous capacities throughout her 22-year tenure with the Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) and also worked five years with Keeton Corrections, as a case manager and a facility director. Gutherz is a graduate of Delta State University in Cleveland, Miss., with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice.