Facility Leader: Linda Thomas, Warden
Linda Thomas was named warden at Leavenworth Detention Center in March 2016. Most recently, Thomas served as warden at Federal Correctional Institution in Edgefield, S.C. She started her corrections career in 1986 as a correctional officer at the Federal Correctional Institution in Seagoville, Texas. Thomas promoted through the ranks, holding multiple leadership roles, including Correctional Services administrator at the Federal Bureau of Prisons headquarters, associate warden, and warden at multiple facilities. She holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Lane College.