Minnesota Corrections Association

Welcome to the MCA Website

                                Founded in 1933, The Minnesota Corrections Association (MCA) is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit membership
serving corrections professionals throughout the State of Minnesota.

Our Mission: To promote the professional development of individuals working in all aspects of the corrections field
and to promote ethical and just correctional practice.

MCA Board of Directors

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MCA Sponsorship Opportunities

MCA Committees


MCA Criminal Justice Career Fair
October 20, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Verizon Wireless Center - Mankato, MN
Student attendance is free!
On-line Exhibitor Registration is closed.  Click here for details.
If interested in being an exhibitor - contact the MCA Office at mca-mn@hotmail.com

Annual Training Institute

October 21-23, 2015
Verizon Wireless Center - Mankato, MN

Attendee Conference Registration
Click here for a glance at the program
Click here to register for the conference

Register before 10/1 to avoid late registration rates!
On-line registration will close on 10/8/15. 
After this date contact the MCA office at mca-mn@hotmail.com to register

On-line Exhibitor Registration is closed.  Click here for details.
If interested in being an exhibitor - contact the MCA Office at mca-mn@hotmail.com


MCA 2015 Awards Ceremony
October 21, 2015
5:30 p.m.
Annual Training Institute
Mankato, MN

Congratulations to this years award recipients!
Corrections Person of the Year*
Dr. Nadarajan (Raj) Sethuraju
Metropolitan State University

Professional Achievement - Correctional Facility
Lori Korts
MCF-Rush City

Professional Achievement - Field Services
Charlene Washa
Le Sueur County

President's Award
Renville County Jail
Ned Wohlman
Jail Administrator

Alan Baertschi
Minnesota Department of Corrections

Board of Director's Award
Karla Henrichs
Blue Earth County Community Corrections
*Corrections person of the year presented prior to the general session at 12:50 p.m. 
Award ceremony at 5:30 p.m.

MCA Annual Business Meeting

October 23, 2015
Verizon Wireless Center - Mankato, MN
8:15 a.m. - Banquet Hall

The 2016 MCA Executive Board of Directors
Election Results will be announced at the meeting.

Other Training Opportunities

        MCA lists trainings and conferences for agencies, associations, and
organizations associated with those in the field of corrections.

Be sure to visit the "Other Training Opportunities" section through the
Events link along the top ribbon bar.

     Job Posting Board
Be sure to check the job posting board often. 
The Job Postings link is along the top ribbon bar.  

Concordia offers Tuition Discount to MCA Members  
Click $$$ here for details


Congratulations to Joseph Becker - Minnesota State University-Mankato
$500 Scholarship Award Recipient for 2014

2015 Scholarship Applications accepted until November 6, 2015

To be eligible, you must be a member or a child of a member of MCA.

Click here for application

Volume 3-2015 now available
The Forum is published up to six times a year.
Current and former issues are available in
the Member's Only section. 
Click here        The Tracker/Legislative Updates

Legislative Update #7

Click here for previous Tracker and Legislative Updates
from MCA's Legislative Liaison, Cal Saari.

MCA Embroidered Apparel
Click here for list of items available.

Watch for announcement for the next order date

Left chest logo:     Full front logo:

  Juvenile Justice Resource Guide

The MCA Juvenile Justice Committee has put together this great resource guide.  
Check it out on their committee page. 

Juvenile Justice Committee Page

Job Posting Board
Check out the job postings on the MCA website.
Click here
or on the link across the ribbon bar at the top of the page

Do you have a job you want posted?
Contact the MCA office at


Thank You MCA Sponsors!!!

Visit our Sponsor Page with direct links
to our sponsor websites!

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Gold Sponsors


Upcoming events

10/20/2015 9:30 AM • Verizon Wireless Center - Mankato, MN
10/21/2015 • Verizon Wireless Center - Mankato, MN
10/21/2015 • Verizon Wireless Civic Center - Mankato, MN


                                                                                 Juvenile Justice Project
Annual Training Institute Committee                                 Apparel                                                    Members only section:
Awards Committee                                                        Other Training Opportunities                            Forum
Education and Training Committee                                                                                                     Past President List/Photos
Juvenile Justice Committee                                                                                                               DOC Retiree Newsletter
Membership Committee
Legislative/Adult Justice Committee
Sponsorship Committee
Student Services Committee
Technology Committee

                                                            MCA Office - PO Box 261, Wyoming, MN 55092
                                                              Phone: 651-462-8320  Fax: 651-717-6137
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