Jeannie Wark has served in the criminal justice system for 24 years. She began her career with the KDOC in 1991 at Ellsworth Correctional Facility as a corrections counselor I.
In 1993, she transferred to the KDOC's community and field services division to work as a parole officer in the Kansas City and Lawrence parole offices.
Wark was promoted to parole supervisor in the Topeka Parole Office in 2005. In 2012, she was promoted to parole services specialist in the KDOC's Central Office.
Wark is also a member of the Association of Paroling Authorities International. She earned her bachelor's degree in sociology and gerontology from Kansas State University.