Avalon - Corpus Christi Transitional Center

Customer base: Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Facility Type: Community Corrections Center
  • Capacity160
  • PopulationMale

Facility Leader: Deborah J. Gardiner, Administrator

Deborah J. Gardiner, Administrator

Deborah J. Gardiner was named administrator at Corpus Christi Transitional Center (formerly Reality Ranch) in 2012. Prior to that, Gardiner served as a counselor, clinical supervisor and program director. Before joining Corpus Christi Transitional Center, Gardiner was a residential counselor at Nueces County Adult Probation Department Residential Treatment Services and as counselor at Coastal Bend Regional Restitution Center/Substance Abuse Center. She also worked at Shoreline, Inc., where she was program administrator/director of Public Relations, clinical director, program director and unit director. Gardiner has also served as a counselor at several substance abuse centers. She holds a bachelor's degree in psychology and a master's degree in counseling from Texas A & M University.

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Population: Male