Oklahoma Board of Corrections appoints new executive director

The Oklahoma Board of Corrections has appointed Robert Patton from the Arizona Department of Corrections as the new executive director of the DOC.

by Graham Lee Brewer Modified: January 17, 2014 at 12:55 pm •  Published: January 17, 2014
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The Oklahoma Board of Corrections has appointed Robert Patton from the Arizona Department of Corrections as the new executive director of the DOC.

Patton, 50, has worked in a range of corrections jobs from correctional officer to warden and finally assistant operations director.


by Graham Lee Brewer
General Assignment/Breaking News Reporter
Graham Lee Brewer began his career as a journalist covering Oklahoma's vibrant music scene in 2006. After working as a public radio reporter for KGOU and then Oklahoma Watch he went on to cover the Oklahoma Senate for eCapitol before joining the...
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