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Wilhelmenia Adams Howard ’82

Wilhelmenia Adams Howard ’82 passed away, Dec. 21, in Temple. She began her employment with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice in 1985 as an administrative technician at the Mountain View Unit in Gatesville. She was promoted to associate clinical psychologist in 1986. She was then assigned to the Gatesville Unit (now Crain Unit) as an associate clinical psychologist. She was promoted to assistant warden of the Gatesville Unit in 1993 and in 1994 was promoted to senior warden and opened the Nathaniel J. Neal Unit in Amarillo. In 1999 she was assigned as warden of the Price Daniel Unit in Snyder and returned to Gatesville in 2004 as senior warden of the Murray Unit. In 2005 she became the senior warden at the Plane/Henley Complex in Dayton. Whilhelmenia was selected to receive the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award for Criminal Justice in 2011.