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U.S. Marshal Nominees - 111th Congress

District of Idaho

Brian T. Underwood, to be U.S. Marshal for the District of Idaho

Nominated by President Obama on January 20, 2010

Brian Underwood is a Warden with the Idaho Department of Correction, a position he has held since 2002.  He joined the Department in 1992 as a Senior Probation/Parole Officer, rising through the ranks to his current rank.  Mr. Underwood supervised the most difficult and dangerous adult felons on the “Intensive Supervision Team.”  Prior to his service with the DOC, Mr. Underwood worked as a police officer in Pocatello, ID, from 1988 to 1992.  His professional education includes over 1,000 hours in criminal justice, law enforcement, and parole/probation training.  Mr. Underwood earned an Associate’s degree in 1993, and a Bachelor of Science degree in 1998, both from Idaho State University. is an official site of the U.S. Federal Government, U.S. Department of Justice