Who are Idaho's Sheriffs?

Serving the Idaho's Citzens and its Visitors
Screen Shot 2022-11-03 at 1.51.58 PM

Our Mission

To protect people, property, and personal rights

Our Sheriffs

Meet our elected sheriffs in all of Idaho's 44 counties

Our Services

Idaho's sheriffs provide many vital services throughout the state in addition to enforcing the law and keeping the peace.

Sheriff Chris Goetz

Clearwater County, ID

2023 ISA President


Welcome to the new website of the Idaho Sheriffs’ Association. I’m Clearwater County Sheriff Chris Goetz, President of the Idaho Sheriffs Association (ISA) Since 1962, ISA has represented Idaho’s elected sheriffs as one voice and service to Idaho’s citizens and to represent our perspectives in the public and before the legislature. We are elected to serve our people to enforce the law and keep the peace. The ISA promotes action and support on behalf of Idaho’s sheriffs.

Thank you for your support and please stay safe.

Upcoming Events



History of the Idaho Sheriffs' Association

The Idaho Sheriffs’ Association was founded in 1962.

Our ISA Team

Team Members
Jeff A. Lavey

Jeff A. Lavey

Executive Director
Tammara L. Tarvin

Tammara L. Tarvin

Programs Manager
Ben Wolfinger

Ben Wolfinger

Jail Inspector
Kristin Cundiff

Kristin Cundiff

Events & Conference Manager
Murphy Olmstead

Murphy Olmstead

Terry R. Derden

Terry R. Derden

Legal Counsel

Contact the ISA

Send us a message

Message Details...

Please let us know what's on your mind. Have a question for us? Ask away.