NRVRJ Authority

The governing authority of the New River Valley Regional Jail is made up of representatives from the participating jurisdictions. Participating jurisdictions for the New River Valley Regional Jail are Bland County, Carroll County, Floyd County, Giles County, Grayson County, Pulaski County, City of Radford, and Wythe County. The representatives consist of the sheriff, one appointed member and two alternate members from each jurisdiction.

The Chairman, Vice-Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary are elected from the membership annually.

Board Officers 2015 – 2016


Sheriff Mark R. Armentrout
City of Radford
(540) 731-5501


Mr. Tim Reeves
Wythe County


Ms. Nikki Cannon
Carroll County


Sheriff J. B. Gardner
Carroll County