November 7, 2018
By Tamas Mondovics
Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy SRO, Mark Gladden is recognized for his decade long service as a School Resource Officer at the Johnson County High School and Middle School. Deputy Gladden has managed to form strong relationships at both campuses and has been a great mentor to the students. His presence alone has been a feeling of peace and security to all the teachers, staff and students. School officials, students and teachers all view Gladden as part of their family. Gladden’s presence will now be seen at the elementary schools as school officials are excited to send Deputy Carl Hatley to step in at the High School to continue the relationship with all the staff and students.