Silverdale Detention Facilities

Customer base: Hamilton County, Tennessee - Facility Type: Multi-Security, Managed since 1984
  • Capacity1046
  • PopulationMale & Female

Facility Leader: Chris Howard, Warden

Chris Howard, Warden Chris Howard was named warden at Silverdale Detention Facilities in March 2015. Previously, Howard was assistant warden at Silverdale. He also served as assistant warden at Citrus County Detention Facility. Howard joined CCA in 1997 as a records clerk at Cimarron Correctional Facility and later became a correctional counselor at North Fork Correctional Facility. He served as unit manager at David L. Moss Criminal Justice Center, where he was also executive assistant and program manager. Howard holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Langston University.

Community Activities

Veterans of Foreign Wars; Boy Scouts of America - Cherokee Area Council; Parent Teachers Association; Widow and Widower Support Group; Lady Shriners of North America; Various Volunteer Fire Departments; Chattanooga Community Kitchen; Teen Challenge; Fellowship of Christian Peace Officers; Orange Grove Center (mentally disabled children); American Lung Association; Chattanooga Blood Assurance; St. Jude Research Hospital; Vietnam Veterans - Chapter 203; Chambliss Children's Home; Big Brother; Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce

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Population: Male & Female