May 27, 2014 — California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced Frederic Foulk, 51, of Susanville, has been appointed warden at High Desert State Prison, where he has served as acting warden since 2013. Foulk has served in multiple positions at HDSP since 2006, including chief deputy administrator, correctional administrator and facility captain.
He served in multiple positions at the California Institution for Men from 1993 to 2006, including correctional captain, correctional lieutenant and correctional sergeant. Foulk was a correctional sergeant at Calipatria State Prison from 1991 to 1993 and a reserve police officer at the Pomona Police Department from 1987 to 1990. He was a correctional officer at the California Institution for Men from 1984 to 1991.
This position does not require Senate confirmation and the compensation is $135,828.