Posted: Jan 11, 2011 6:54 AM by Bea Karnes
The Colorado Department of Corrections, headquartered in Colorado Springs, is getting a new director.
Tom Clements, currently Director of the Division of Adult Institutions for the Missouri Department of Corrections, was selected by Gov.-elect John Hickenlooper.
"Tom Clements has built a distinguished career working his up through the ranks in the Missouri corrections system," Hickenlooper said. "He understands parole and probation programs and has extensive experience with community corrections. We are pleased he is bringing his expertise to Colorado."
A start-date for Clements has not been announced.