Elevatus adds retired Sheriff Chris Sailors as Justice Specialist
Elevatus Architecture is excited to announce Chris Sailors has joined the team as Justice Specialist.
Chris most recently served as the elected Sheriff of Fulton County, Indiana, where he served two terms before retiring last year. His lengthy career in law enforcement included roles as deputy sheriff and crime scene investigator.
As Fulton County Sheriff, Chris supervised the design and construction of a $23.1 million, 50,000 square foot building project that included a 230-bed jail, a Sheriff’s Office, a 911 dispatch center, and a Coroner’s Office and morgue that was completed in September 2021.
Before his law enforcement career, Chris was an agricultural and commercial banker for 15 years. He also served 12 years a County Councilman.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture – business and finance degree from Western Kentucky University. He is certified Indiana Jail Officer, holds memberships in the American Jail Association and the American Correctional Association, and was a past treasurer and member of the Indiana Sheriff’s Association’s board of directors.
Elevatus is excited to leverage Chris’ experience in law enforcement and new jail design and construction, as well as finance, to help forge strong relationships with our clients and help them navigate the jail design process.