Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. has announced the appointments of wardens at the Sierra Conservation Center (SCC) and the Central California Women’s Facility (CCWF) as well as one to a top fiscal post.
Hunter Anglea has been appointed warden at Sierra Conservation Center (SCC) and Janel Espinoza has been appointed warden at Central California Women’s Facility (CCWF).
Warden Anglea has been acting warden at SCC since 2017 and was chief deputy administrator in 2017.
He was a correctional administrator at High Desert State Prison from 2014 to 2017 and served in several positions at California Correctional Center, Susanville from 1989 to 2014. These positions include correctional administrator, facility captain, lieutenant, correctional counselor II and sergeant.
He was a correctional officer at Folsom State Prison from 1983 to 1989.
Warden Espinoza has been acting warden since 2017. She served as chief deputy warden from 2016 to 2017.
She held several positions at California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison, Corcoran, from 2006 to 2016 and from 1997 to 1999. These positions include associate warden, correctional captain and medical technical assistant.
She was a correctional counselor at California State Prison, Corcoran from 1999 to 2006 and a medical technical assistant at Wasco State Prison from 1996 to 1997.
Eric Swanson has been appointed deputy director of fiscal services at CDCR, where he has been associate director of budget management since 2016.
Swanson was deputy director of budget at the California Assembly Republican Caucus from 2010 to 2016, where he was a fiscal consultant from 2008 to 2010. He was principal program budget analyst at the California Department of Finance from 2006 to 2008, where he was a finance budget analyst from 2001 to 2003. Swanson was a fiscal consultant at the California Senate Republican Caucus from 2004 to 2006 and a business analyst at Foster Farms from 2000 to 2001. He earned a Master of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of California, Davis. This position does not require Senate confirmation.
None of the positions require Senate confirmation.