Kit Carson Correctional CenterCustomer base: Colorado Department of Corrections - Facility Type: Medium-security, Owned since 1998
49777 County Road V,
Burlington, CO 80807
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Facility Leader: Kris Kline, Warden
Kris Kline was named warden at Kit Carson Correctional Center in March 2015. Kline joined CCA in 2000 as a correctional officer at Bay Correctional Facility, where he also served as senior correctional officer, assistant shift supervisor and safety manager. He transferred to North Fork Correctional Facility as unit manager before being promoted to chief of security at Red Rock, where he later became assistant warden. Kline holds an associate degree in criminal justice administration from the University of Phoenix.
Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America; Rotary Club; Chamber of Commerce; Preventive Justice Arts Council; Prairie Family Center; Library; Old Town and Kit Carson County Carrousel; Fort Morgan Community College classes; the Burlington School system.
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