Hometown: Corrigan Texas
Married with three children – two daughters and one son
Associate Degree in Criminal Justice – Trinity Valley Community College
Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice – University of Texas Pan American University
Thirty three years’ experience with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice
- Eleven years in the Field – Correctional Officer through Lieutenant
- Six years – Psychiatric Security Specialist
- Senior Warden at Glen R. Goodman and the Stevenson Unit
- Assistant Warden at C.T. Terrell and Jester III Psychiatric Unit
- Worked on sixteen different units throughout the State of Texas
Fifteen years Peace Officer with various police departments, Sheriff’s Departments and Constable
I enjoy hunting, fishing, shooting sports, NASCAR, and horses. Sports participated while in high school and college include football, baseball, rodeo team and FFA.
Member of The Corrigan #1103 Masonic Lodge, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, Brazoria County South West – Go Texas Committee, Texas Public Employees Association, Texas Correctional Association, former board member of the Tyler County Boys & Girls Club, and former board member of the Tyler County Softball Association.
Warden Beard will be the guest speaker at the August 4 Community Leaders’ Meeting at TrustTexas Bank at 7:30 a.m.