James Petrucci is the Regional Director for the Northeast Region. Mr. Petrucci began his career with the Bureau of Prisons in 1994, as a Correctional Officer at
As Regional Director, Mr. Petrucci oversees the operations of 18 Bureau of Prisons facilities, including a medical center, two detention centers, and three penitentiaries. He is also responsible for the oversight and management of more than 5,900 employees, and the custody and care of approximately 21,000 inmates.
Prior to joining the Bureau of Prisons, Mr. Petrucci served in the United States Army. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Penn State Harrisburg, also called "The Capital College." Mr. Petrucci has been a member of the Senior Executive Service since 2019.