Summary: high-ranking civil servant and executive director of the Colorado Department of Corrections since 2011 who was known as a progressive leader concerned about the mental health of his prisoners and worked to ensure their transition into society once released during his oversight of more than 20,000 inmates in Colorado's prisons and parole system.
Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting
Born: October 2, 1954
Died: March 19, 2013
Location: Monument, Colorado