Facility Leader: Chris Howard, Warden
Chris Howard was named warden at Silverdale Detention Center in March 2015. Previously, Howard was assistant warden at Silverdale. He also served as assistant warden at Citrus County Detention Facility. Howard joined CoreCivic in 1997 as a records clerk at Cimarron Correctional Facility and later became a correctional counselor at North Fork Correctional Facility. He served as unit manager at David L. Moss Criminal Justice Center, where he was also executive assistant and program manager. Howard holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Langston University.