NCBAA's Staff, Advisors, & Instructors

A dedicated, well-trained staff works daily to ensure the North Carolina Bail Agents Association runs smoothly. The staff is responsible for organizing, planning and executing bail pre-licensing and continuing education classes as well as the day-to-day business of the association.

NCBAA staff provides bail agents across North Carolina with professional support and collaboration. NCBAA prides itself on have a dedicated and knowledgeable staff to answer questions, provide information, and support bail agent's needs.

Jarret B Burr Operations and Advocacy 

Jarret is responsible for the Association’s general operations, strategic planning, lobbying/marketing efforts, along with much more. He is the founder and manager of Burr Capitol Consulting which was opened in 2017 with a primary mission of government relations.
Jarret is a native of Stanly County where he still maintains both his surety and runners bail bonding licenses. As a third generation North Carolina bail bondsmen and bail bonding expert, Jarret provides the association with the skills and resources to Protect, Preserve, Promote, and Improve the bail bonding industry our livelihood as bail agents.
Prior to founding Burr Capitol Consulting, Jarret was the Assistant Legislative Director for the North Carolina Department of Public Safety (“DPS”). In addition to his legislative work for DPS, he played instrumental roles in the planning and implementation process of numerous state-wide initiatives and projects. Jarret also has extensive experience in the political arena. Jarret attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in Criminal Justice and Political Science and a minor in American Studies.





Doug Cozart - Lead Instructor and Advisor

Doug has been with the North Carolina Bail Agents Association since its inception in 1992. Through his tremendous sacrifices, Doug a bondsmen himself, has dedicated decades to establishing and advancing NCBAA's mission to protect, preserve, promote, and improve the bail bonding industry.
Doug was a key leader in the establishment of the States bail bonding licensing process & educational requirements. Due to his expertise in bail bonding and pre-licensing education, the State relied on Doug assistance and support in the establishment, additions, and changes made to the state bail bonding exam. 
Doug currently leads the associations pre-licensing educational program while also serving as an advisor to the NCBAA Board of Director. 

Steven A. McCloskey - General Counsel

Steven serves as the General Counsel for the North Carolina Bail Agents Association. He advises the Board on legal issues relating to the bail bonding process. Steven also assists with drafting legislation which will benefit the members of the NCBAA.

Over the years, his expertise and skillfulness has resulted in the drafting and passage of many laws which have all benefited bail bondsmen throughout North Carolina. Some of those accomplishments can be view on the NCBAA Legislative Page.

Steven has practiced bond forfeiture law since 2004. Originally, he represented a school board in the Piedmont Triad. But since 2005, he has represented bail agents, bondsmen, and sureties at their hearings on motions to set aside forfeiture, and motions to remit.


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