Vincent Doto, J.D. is the Director of the Columbia County (NY) Probation Department. Director Doto has 30 years of experience working with individuals accessing services in the community from the Department of Social Services and the Probation Department. He is the current Regional Representative of Region 2 for the American Probation and Parole Association and sits on the Executive Board of Directors for the NYS Council of Probation Administrators. Additionally he serves as a member of EXiT (Executives Transforming Probation and Parole) and as a board member of several local non-profit organizations that serve individuals with mental health, substance abuse and housing issues. Homelessness and affordable housing issues are a major problem in the area he serves and he is dedicated to help provide solutions to address these needs.