Tom Fitzwater


(03/01/2010)
Management & Training Corp., a private correctional and detention facility operator and programming services provider based in Centerville, Utah, named Tom Fitzwater Northeast regional vice president. Fitzwater, a 30-year veteran of the company, will oversee the management of seven of MTC’s Job Corps residential education and career program centers in Delaware, Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania. 

Jose Lara Gomez


(01/07/2010)
Mechanical engineer Jose Lara Gomez, EIT, LEED AP, and electrical engineer Manuel Mollinedo, PE, transferred from AECOM’s Coral Gables office in Florida to the Virginia Beach office.

Larry Hartman


(12/12/2009)
Larry Hartman, AIA, vice president at HDR Architecture Inc., was appointed to the American Corrections Association Facility Design Committee. Hartman has more than 20 years of experience in the justice market and is also chair for the AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice national conference.

William Echols, Jr.


(12/12/2009)
Detention equipment manufacturer and hollow metal fabricator Trussbilt, hired C. William Echols, Jr., AIA, as regional marketing manager. Echols, formerly managing principal with architectural firm Durrant and senior vice president of Facility Group, will lead marketing efforts in the Southeastern region of the United States.

Peter Bachmann


(12/12/2009)
JCJ Architecture hired Peter Bachmann, AIA, to serve as studio director at the firm’s New York office. Bachmann has more than 20 years of experience.

Doug Boyd


(12/12/2009)
HMN Architects, a full-service architecture and interior design firm headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., hired Doug Boyd as associate principal for its justice practice. Boyd, former chief architect for the state of Missouri, has extensive experience across all project phases in the construction of jails, state prisons and mental health facilities.

Howlie Davis


(12/12/2009)
International full-service engineering, construction and operations group CH2M Hill Ltd. named Howlie Davis to the newly created position of senior vice president and director of government affairs for its Denver-based North American operations division. Based in Washington, Davis will direct CH2M’s federal, state and local government teams.

Charles Robinson


(12/12/2009)
Architectural, engineering and planning firm Albert Kahn Associates Inc., promoted Charles Robinson from executive vice president to president. Robinson has been with the firm for 40 years and works in the Detroit office.

Nirmal Mangal


(12/09/2009)
Nirmal Mangal, AIA, FIIA, joined international architectural firm Cannon Design as vice president. Mangal has more than 30 years of experience across several market sectors.Nirmal Mangal, AIA, FIIA, joined international architectural firm Cannon Design as vice president. Mangal has more than 30 years of experience across several market sectors.

Meet the New Correctional News Columnist


(12/09/2009)
Beginning in 2010, Alex Fox will author a regular technology column for Correctional News that will address issues and trends involved with technology at correctional facilities.