Capt. Nick Gallam

Detention Division

Captain Nick Gallam is the Jail Administrator with the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office Detention Division, where he has been employed for 17 years.  Captain Gallam is a graduate of Aiken Technical College where he earned an Associate Degree in Applied Science / Criminal Justice.  Nick obtained his Certified Jail Management Certification, through the American Jail Association, in 2012 and is a graduate of the 18th class of the National Jail Leadership Command Academy.   He is the immediate past president of the South Carolina Jail Administrators’ Association and was recently appointed by Governor McMasters to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Training Council.  Nick served for eleven years in the United States Marine Corps Reserve as an infantryman and is a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom.