2018 Appalchia HIDTA Executive Board


Chair David Rausch, Director

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation


Vice-Chair J. Douglas Overbey, U.S. Attorney

Eastern District of Tennessee


Michael Barbuti, ASAC

Drug Enforcement Administration - Washington Division Office


James Robert Brown, JR., SAC

Federal Bureau of Investigation - Louisville Field Office


Donald Q. Cochran, Jr., U.S. Attorney

Middle District of Tennessee


Chris Cohron, Commonwealth Attorney

Eighth Judicial Circuit of Kentucky


Russell M. Coleman, U.S. Attorney

Western District of Kentucky


Casey Cox, Sheriff

Cumberland County Sheriff’s Department


Thomas T. Cullen, U.S. Attorney

Western District of Virginia


Joe Daniels, Captain

Virginia State Police


Jason E. Davis, Captain

West Virginia State Police


Dan Dodds, Acting SAC

Drug Enforcement Administration - Louisville Division Office


Robert M. Duncan, Jr., U.S. Attorney

Eastern District of Kentucky


Brian Hieatt, Sheriff

Tazwell County Sheriff’s Department


Gary W. Lewis, Colonel

Kentucky Army National Guard


Stuart Lowrey, SAC

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms - Louisville Field Division


Joseph E. Martin, Chief

Parkersburg Police Department


William J. Powell, U.S. Attorney

Northern District of West Virginia


Richard Sanders, Commissioner

Kentucky State Police


Shawn Schwertfeger, Chief

Wheeling Police Department


Eric Smith, Sheriff

Harlan County Sheriff’s Department


Michael B. Stuart​, U.S. Attorney

Southern District of West Virginia


Eve Thomas, Chief

Knoxville Police Department


Brian Tomblin, Lieutenant Colonel

Tennessee Army National Guard