Meister

Experience

34 years with the Sauk County Sheriff's Department

1984 - Hired as jailor

1988 - Float Officer

1991 - Patrol Deputy

1997 - Sergeant

1999 - Lieutenant

2003 - Captain

2007 - Chief Deputy

2010 - Elected Sheriff

2011 - Began first term as Sheriff

2015 - Began second term as Sheriff

Education

Associate Degree from Madison Area Technical College - Police Science

Graduate of FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development School

Graduate of UW Certified Public Manager Course

Graduate of National Institute of Corrections

Professional Organizations

UW Policy Board for Certified Public Managers

Secretary, Wisconsin Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs Association

Former Coordinator for Sauk County Highway Safety Committee