San Quentin State Prison (SC) reported the passing of Associate Warden Paul Baker on June 20, 2017.

He started with CDCR in January 1996 as a Correctional Officer at California State Prison, Solano, where he promoted to Correctional Sergeant in 2005.

In 2006, he transferred to the Richard A. McGee Correctional Training Facility.  In 2009, he promoted to Correctional Lieutenant at Folsom State Prison.

He transferred to SQ in 2012, where he promoted to Captain in 2014 and Associate Warden in 2017.