Sheriff of Rockingham County / City of Harrisonburg
Sheriff Hutcheson was elected in 2011 and took office on January 1, 2012.
Prior to becoming Sheriff, he served 16 years with the Virginia State Police in a variety of work assignments, including State Trooper, Special Agent, Sergeant, and First Sergeant. He served 2 years as Chief of Police of the Woodstock (VA) Police Department.
Sheriff Hutcheson graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management and received a Master's Degree in Criminal Justice from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Sheriff Hutcheson is the 66th Sheriff of Rockingham County and the City of Harrisonburg.