California Men’s Colony (CMC) reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer Melissa “Edie” Alexander on Jan. 10, 2018.

She began her career with CDCR in February 1991 at the Correctional Training Center in Galt.

Upon graduation, she reported to the Correctional Training Facility in April 1991.  She later transferred to Salinas Valley State Prison in December 1997.

In March 2006, she transferred to CMC where she remained until her retirement in July 2011.