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 Annual Training Institute
October 26-27, 2016
Grand View Lodge
Nisswa, MN

Late Registration is Available
Click here

Conference Materials available
Click here

Grand View Hotel Reservation*
*Hotel room is not included in conference registration.  
Contact Grand View for
overnight accommodations at 1-866-801-2951

Visit the MCA Fall Institute
Sponsor Page

Visit the Exhibit Fair at this years
MCA Fall Conference
Come to Grand View Lodge
in Nisswa, MN
October 26th-28th


180 Degrees, Inc. ***

Alpha Human Services

AccessAbility *

BI Incorporated ***

Community Compliance Monitoring Services

Concordia University - St. Paul Campus

Crossing Home

Duluth Bethel ***

DWI Solutions

GTL ***

Hoffman Security Solutions, LLC

Intoxalock *

Knefelkamp & Smith Polygraph Services

Leo A. Hoffmann Center, Inc.

Metropolitan State University

Midwest Monitoring & Surveillance

MINNCOR Industries ***  EMPLOY Program

Minneapolis Police Department and Minnesota State Patrol

Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge ***

Minnesota Association of County Probation Officers

Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance

Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension

MCA Technology Committee

MN Department of Corrections - Education

MN Department of Corrections - MNSIRR

North Homes Children and Family Services

Northstar Problem Gambling Alliance

Nystrom & Associates, Ltd.

PORT Group Homes

Prairie Lakes Youth Programs ***

Precision Kiosk Technologies

Prison Fellowship

Restoration Counseling & Community Services



Salvation Army Correctional Services Dept

Satellite Tracking of People LLC (STOP) *

Sequel Youth and Family Services

The Salvation Army Correctional Service Dept
Thrivent Financial*

Valley Lake Boys Home, Inc.

Village Ranch Inc. **

Volunteers of America

Waseca County Court Services

West Central Regional Juvenile Center

Woodland Hills

*** MCA Platinum Sponsor
** MCA Gold Sponsor
* MCA Silver Fall Institute Sponsors

     5th Volume for 2016
Now Available!
The Forum is published up to six times a year.
Current and past issues are available in
the Member's Only section. Click here      

The Tracker/Legislative Updates
  5th Volume for 2016
Now Available!
Click here for current and previous issues of
MCA Legislative Liaison, Cal Saari's reports.

  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

2016 MCA Scholarship
Award Announcement
in November, 2016

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

Congratulations 2016 MCA Award Winners 

Corrections Person of the Year
Terry Carlson
Minnesota Department of Corrections

Professional Achievement-Field Services
Chad Christofferson
MNDOC - Grand Rapids

Professional Achievement-Facility
Lynette Wold

President’s Award
Damascus Way

Technology Award
Minnesota Department of Corrections
ODOC's Team
Tracey Gardner,   Kristin Politoski,
Barb Blackburn

Board of Directors’ Award
MCA Annual Training Institute Committee

Awards will be presented at the
Annual Training Institute Conference

Awards Ceremony Social Hour Sponsored by
180 Degrees, Inc.

Job Posting Board

Check out the job postings on the MCA website.
Click here or click 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

Other Training Opportunities
MCA lists trainings and conferences for
associations, and
organizations associated with those
in the field of corrections.
Be sure to visit the
"Other Training Opportunities" 
section through the
Events link
at the top ribbon bar.

Tuition Discount
Concordia offers tuition discounts
to MCA members

Click $$$ here for details

Thank You MCA Sponsors!!!

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

  Platinum Sponsors

180 Degrees, Inc.

BI Incorporated

The Duluth Bethel

MINNCOR Industries

MN Adult & Teen Challenge

Prairie Lakes Youth Programs


Gold Sponsors

Village Ranch


Upcoming events

10/26/2016 (CDT) • Grandview Lodge, Nisswa, Minnesota
10/26/2016 9:00 AM (CDT) • Grand View Lodge, Nisswa, 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
                                                                                      contact us


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