Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

October 09, 2009 16:48 ET

Change of Command Ceremony At Edmonton Institution For Women

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 9, 2009) - As part of the Correctional Service of Canada's (CSC) 30th anniversary celebrations, CSC is placing a renewed focus on pride and tradition, including the reintroduction of the Change of Command Ceremony which allows staff to witness the passing of responsibility from one leader to another.

A Change of Command Ceremony will take place on October 9, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. at Edmonton Institution for Women. This occasion will mark the change in command from the outgoing Warden Janet-Sue Hamilton to the incoming Warden Andrea Markowski.

This ceremony acknowledges the importance of the leader and the responsibilities associated with the role of warden. It is an opportunity to celebrate CSC's traditions and reaffirms the incoming leader's commitment to enhancing public safety results for Canadians.

Contact Information

  • Correctional Service of Canada
    Gary Sears
    Assistant Warden Management Services
    Edmonton Institution For Women
    (780) 495-3657