Avalon - Austin Transitional Center

Customer base: Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Facility Type: Community Corrections Center
  • Capacity460
  • PopulationMale & Female

Facility Leader: Darryl W. Anderson, Administrator

Darryl W. Anderson, Administrator

Darryl W. Anderson was named administrator at Austin Transitional Center in 2015. Most recently, he was the Compliance manager at the facility and at the Fort Worth Transitional Center. Prior to that, Anderson worked as a criminal justice instructor at Remington College following several leadership positions at multiple correctional institutions. He started his criminal justice career in 1985 as a patrolman at the Nacogdoches Police Department. Anderson joined corrections as a correctional officer at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where he was also a classification case manager and chief of classification. He has also served as an assistant warden, deputy warden, assistant administrator, and senior warden at multiple facilities. He later became the assistant hospital administrator at the Adult Forensic Mental Health facility in Florida. Anderson holds a bachelor’s degree in physical education from Houston-Tillotson College and a master’s degree in counseling from Texas A & M University.

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Population: Male & Female