Patricia Yeldell has been named the new Warden at Leath Correctional Institution.
Warden Yeldell joined the agency in 1987 as a officer in McCormick Correctional Institution. Warden Yeldell has served in many capacities as Inmate Coordinator lieutenant, captain, major and presently warden.
Warden Yeldell has always been committed to the mission of corrections and as Warden will continue to be even more dedicated and committed to the mission as well as the community. Warden Yeldell has a passion for corrections! She is committed to helping inmates on the inside so that when they go back into the community they will be better citizens of your community. Her desire is to make change a top priority and to reduce recidivism for the inmate population.
Warden Yeldell is the wife of Donald Yeldell and the mother of Courtney Jones.