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An employee publication of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice


August 2021

Angela Shepherd Named Deputy Division Director of Reentry Programs for the Reentry and Integration Division

We are pleased to announce the selection of Angela Shepherd for Deputy Division Director of the Reentry and Integration Division – Reentry Programs.

Ms. Shepherd has over 21 years of experience with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, starting as a correctional officer at the Beto Unit in 1993. She has served in multiple divisions to include; the Correctional Institutions Division, Administrative Review & Risk Management Division and Private Facility Contract Monitoring/Oversight Division.

Ms. Shepherd came to the Reentry and Integration Division as a Program Supervisor V in 2018 and quickly promoted to her most recent position as Manager III - Reentry Programs.

Ms. Shepherd has been a dynamic leader during her time at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and her experience, knowledge, and dedication will be an ongoing asset to the agency and the Reentry and Integration Division.

Please join us in congratulating Ms. Angela Shepherd as she assumes her new leadership role.