California Institution for Women (CIW) reported the passing of Sheldon Joseph, Correctional Supervising Cook, on June 30, 2016.

He began his CDCR career at the Richard A. McGee Correctional Training Center in September 2003. He reported to California State Prison-Los Angeles County (LAC) upon his graduation in December 2003.

He transferred to CIW in January 2006. He took a position as a Correctional Supervising Cook in December 2012.