Signed into law:
June 19, 2002
Taryn Link joined the Alaska Department of Corrections (DOC) in 2006 upon completion of her bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice at the Univers
Taryn Link joined the Alaska Department of Corrections (DOC) in 2006 upon completion of her bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Her first assignment was at the Anchorage Probation Office (APO) where she was promoted to a supervisor role, Probation Officer III (PO III) in 2010. In February 2013, Taryn joined the Alaska Parole Board staff where she managed clemency applications and investigations. In 2014, she transferred to Alaska’s only women’s prison, Hiland Mountain Correctional Center (HMCC), where she worked as an Institutional PO Supervisor. In October 2018, she returned to the Anchorage Probation Office as a district supervisor of the training unit and was quickly promoted in September of 2019 to the position of Deputy Chief at the APO. In June 2020 Taryn was promoted to her current role, as Chief Probation Officer for Region III for the Division of Pretrial, Probation and Parole.
Deputy Compact Administrator
Criminal Justice Technician / ICOTS Administrator
Victims’ Group Representative
Ruben Foster, Director, Division of Pretrial, Probation and Parole, Department of Corrections
Judge Stephen Wallace, Superior Court Judge
Senator Tom Begich, Legislative Member
Vacant, Victims’ Group Representative
Joseph Gamache, Public Member
Robert Heidi, Juvenile Compact Administrator, Division of Juvenile Justice
Nichel Saceda-Hurt, Program Coordinator, Division of Juvenile Justice
Vacant, Assistant Attorney General, Department of Law
$100 Application fee is only applicable to those who apply within the state.