Elkhart County Sheriff's Department

Celebrating our Character


Corrections Officer Clayton Pendl was recognized for his determination, as he routinely overcomes any obstacle or challenge he is faced with by continuing to move toward his goals without stopping, dealing with distractions as they arise, and will even change his tactics if needed to in order to obtain his goals.


Process Server Mary Letherman was recognized for her flexibility, as she consistently displays her ability to adjust to change with a good attitude. Mary anticipates changes and adjusts her plan accordingly, recognizing the new opportunities as well as other benefits that changes bring.