Douglas Wilburne took on the role of Franklin County’s Chief Adult Probation Officer last month. His promotion became effective on October 3rd, 2019. He serves the 39th Judicial District Court system.
Wilburne has a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Shippensburg University. He has worked for the County’s probation department since 2007.
Wiilburne first served the courts as a probation officer with juvenile and adult probation. He later was a pre-release unit supervisor for the adult division. Most recently he was Deputy Chief of Adult Probation, then acting Chief of Adult Probation.
Wilburne’s broad knowledge of all aspects of probation, combined with his skills and abilities, will continue to serve the courts, county, clients, and the public well, Franklin County Commissioners said in announcing the promotion.