Nov 14, 2013 11:05 PM by Jennifer Horbelt
DENVER, CO- The Colorado Department of Corrections has a new Director of Prisons.
Steve Hager, who has been serving as Interim Director of Parole, was named to the position Thursday. He'll serve in both roles until a new Parole Director is selected.
During his 23 years in the field, Hager has worked in several Colorado Correctional institutions. He began his career as a a Correctional Officer at Arkansas Valley Correctional Facility (AVCF) in 1990. Since then, he has served as both Associate Warden and Warden.
As we've reported, former Prisons Director Mark Flowers resigned in September, after just four months on the job.