Deputy Cabinet Secretary of Operations


Jerry Roark has over 26 years of public safety experience. Prior to be appointed Deputy Secretary of Operations by Governor Susana Martinez, Jerry was also appointed by the Governor as Director of adult Prisons.

During his career with the Corrections Department from September 1989 to present, Jerry served as Deputy Warden, Chief of Security, Captain, Lieutenant, classification Officer, Sergeant and started his career as a Corrections Office.

Jerry Roark is also an Army Veteran, honorably discharged in 1983. Jerry holds a Bachelors degree from the University of New Mexico.