Jeff PickensSupervisor at Deschutes County Adult Parole & Probation
Jeff was born in Bend and grew up in both Gilchrist and Redmond, graduating from Redmond High School. He earned a BA from Oregon State University. Jeff is one of three field supervisors for Deschutes County Adult Parole and Probation. He has nearly 14 years’ experience working with both Juvenile (2 years) and Adult (12 years) Offenders. Jeff supervised Street Crime offenders (anything except sex offenders and domestic violence), sex offenders, and currently covers a domestic violence caseload. He has been a hearings officer for Post Prison Morrissey Hearings and instructs at the Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training Academy. Jeff currently supervises a team of Parole Officers in the Bend Office, oversees the Field Training Program, and the Use of Force Team where he also functions as a firearms instructor.