Deputy Doug Forrester

Hall County Sheriff's Office

​ADVANCE Training Staff

Deputy Gene Joy

Deputy Tim Davidson

Deputy Don Parrish



Lieutenant Gene Joy, M.A.

Associate of Science, Business

Bachelor of Science, Management

Masters of Arts Degree,

Organizational Leadership

Shorter University, Rome, Georgia 

Unit Commander,

ADVANCE Training Program

770-533-7806

genejoy@hallcounty.org





Sergeant Doug Forrester, C.C.J.S.

Criminal Justice Certification

Lanier Technical College

Supervisor, ADVANCE Program

Instructor

678-618-6601

wforrester@hallcounty.org

Pastor, Community Baptist Church

P.O.S.T. Certified Chaplain ​





Deputy Don Parrish, A.S.

Associate of Science, Criminal Justice

University of North Georgia College

Instructor

ADVANCE Training Program

770-503-4761

dparrish@hallcounty.org 







Deputy Tim Davidson

Instructor, 

ADVANCE Training Program

tdavidson@hallcounty.org 

770-519-7185