Biography of Sheriff Jim Proctor

•    Born 12/13/1961 to Ruth and Ted Proctor of Woodbine, Georgia
•    Camden County High School graduate, Class of 1980
•    Received a Bachelor’s in Business Communications from Valdosta State College
•    Inducted into the Order of the Arrow (Boy Scouts of America)
•    1988 Outstanding Young Men of America
•    Hired as a Corrections Officer in 1988 for Camden County Sheriff’s Office
•    Georgia Post Certified Peace Officer in 1989
•    Elected in 1989 and 1993 to Woodbine City Council
•    Married Holly in 1993
•    Elected Camden County Commissioner in 1994
•    1997 first daughter, Clare, was born
•    Served on Gateway Community Service Board
•    Served on Board of Directors for Camden House
•    Member of Woodbine Lion’s Club (past president)
•    Member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (past junior and senior warden)
•    2001 second daughter,  Ansley, was born
•    2011 Melvin Jones Foundation Award
•    February 2012, resigned from CCSO
•    March 2012 hired as a Police Officer for Brunswick Police Department
•    November 6, 2012 Elected Sherriff
•    December 14, 2012 Received Georgia Sherriff’s Association Certification from the Sheriff-Elect Academy