Art is a lifetime member of the High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA) having served
on its Executive Committee, including as President in 2008. In November 2013, he received the Federal Probation and Pretrial
Officers Association’s (FPPOA) top award, the Richard F. Doyle Award, for having made the most significant achievement
in, or contribution to, the Federal Probation & Pretrial Services System or the broader field of corrections.
Art Bowker received the Thomas E. Gahl, Line Officer of the Year Award (Great Lakes Region Award), which
is named in honor of the only U.S. Probation Officer killed in the line of duty. Both awards centered on
his contributions and efforts in managing cybercrime risk. In January 2013, Art was recognized by the American Probation and
Parole Association (APPA) with the Sam Houston State University Award for his writing contributions to promote awareness of
cybercrime and tools for helping the community corrections field combat computer crime. He is a member of both FPPOA and APPA.
You can learn more about Art, his work and interest at his website, Computerpo.com.