Facility Leader: Ericka Gillespie, Facility Director
Ericka Gillespie was named facility director at Centennial Community Transition Center in December 2021. Previously, she was facility director at Fox Facility. Gillespie began her corrections career as a case manager at the Adams County Community Corrections division in 1997. She then transitioned to serve as a case manager supervisor at Avalon Community Corrections and then executive director at Correctional Management Incorporated (CMI) Denver County. In 2016, CoreCivic acquired CMI and Gillespie became facility director at Dahlia Facility. Gillespie also served as facility director at formerly CoreCivic-operated Henderson Facility.
Gillespie holds an associate's degree in general studies from Aurora Community College and a bachelor's degree in behavioral studies from Metropolitan State College of Denver. She holds a Certified Addictions Counselor license.