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Paul Brazelton, 49, of Coalinga has been appointed warden at Pleasant Valley State Prison. Brazelton has served in multiple positions at Pleasant Valley State Prison since 1994, including acting warden, chief deputy administrator, correctional administrator, correctional captain, correctional lieutenant and correctional sergeant. He served as a correctional sergeant at Calipatria State Prison from 1991 to 1994 and as a correctional officer at the Deuel Vocational Institution from 1984 to 1991. This position does not require Senate confirmation.
Daniel Paramo, 51, of San Diego has been appointed warden at Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility. He has served as acting warden at the facility since 2011. Paramo was chief deputy warden from 2008 to 2011 and associate warden from 2006 to 2008 at Centinela State Prison. He served in multiple positions at Calipatria State Prison from 1991 to 2006, including facility captain, classification and parole representative, correctional counselor and community resource manager. This position does not require Senate confirmation.