The Division of Adult Correction & Juvenile Justice has named Timothy Maynor as the new warden of the Catawba Correctional Center in Newton. Mr. Maynor had been the associate warden at the prison since March of 2020. In his new position, Maynor is responsible for all operations at the prison, which houses minimum custody adult males.
Mr. Maynor began his career with the Department of Public Safety in 2003 as a Correctional Officer at the Alexander Correctional Institution in Taylorsville. He was promoted to Sergeant at the prison in 2006, to assistant unit manager in 2010, to Lieutenant later that year, and to Captain in 2014. In 2019, Mr. Maynor was promoted to Associate Warden at Lincoln Correctional in Lincolnton, and, a year later, he was named Associate Warden at Catawba Correctional.
He has received advanced training in disciplinary investigations, incident reporting, Prison Rape Elimination Act investigation, interviews, case management, food service, crisis intervention, and in the use of shields and less-than-lethal munitions. He has completed the Peak Performance training program and holds an Advanced Corrections Certificate.
His hobbies include umpiring, supervising & coaching youth athletics, and restoring antique vehicles.