Avery Gibbs, Assistant Chief of Detention Operations, joined the Etowah County Sheriff’s Office in May 2011. He has also served as Sergeant of Compliance and Detention Deputy. His prior employment includes the Gadsden-Etowah County Emergency Management Agency and working for more than 12 years in Business Management.
Assistant Chief Gibbs is a 2007 graduate of Colorado Technical University, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Management. Assistant Chief Gibbs holds Undergraduate certifications in Project Planning, Humane Resource Development, Sales and Marketing, and Organizational System Improvement.
He is a member of the American Correctional Association.