Command Staff

Linn County Sheriff's Office Command Staff

LINN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE COMMAND STAFF

(Click on a name below to see that commander's biography and contact information)

Sheriff Brian D. Gardner

Colonel John Stuelke 
Chief Deputy

Major Gerald W. Hansel Jr. 
Second Deputy
General Services Commander

Major Chad C. Colston 
Second Deputy
Patrol Commander 

Major Douglas A. Riniker 
Second Deputy
Finance Division Commander 

Major Peter A. Wilson 
Second Deputy
Jail Administrator 

Captain Gregory McGivern 
Criminal Division Commander 

Captain Randy Rowland 
Civil Division Commander 

Lieutenant Kent Steenblock 
Assistant Jail Administrator

Lieutenant Mike Kasper 
Communications Division Commander 

Lieutenant Matt Sandvick 
Assistant Jail Administrator 

Lieutenant Matt Pavelka 
Assistant Patrol Commander