Assistant Jail Administrator Melissa Fischer

Assistant Jail Administrator Fischer joined the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office in July of 2017 as a Project Specialist, having formerly served as the Director of the Lorain County Children and Family Council under the Lorain County Commissioners and the Executive Director of the Vermilion Family YMCA. Melissa holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Work and Master’s Degree of Public Administration and is a USAF Veteran having served in Operation Desert Storm. Melissa brings a strong administrative and social service background to the Sheriff’s Office and Jail Operations with almost twenty years of experience working in Lorain County. In her new role, she will obtain required corrections certifications and assist in managing jail operations to include personnel management, facility operations, budget and contract management and development of inmate programs and services.

Phone: 440-329-3917