Roger Haden served the state of Kansas for over 34 years with the Department of Corrections, retiring as Deputy Secretary in 2011. During his tenure he specialized in the provision and management of programs and services both for staff and offenders. His oversight responsibilities included staff development and training, offender medical and mental health services, offender education and employment (through correctional industries) programs, and various offender treatment services.
As part of this oversight, Mr. Haden had significant responsibility for contracting for services including RFP development, proposal review, procurement negotiation, and contract monitoring for a variety of statewide programs.
Prior to his work with the Department of Corrections, Mr. Haden was a secondary level instructor, continues to hold a teaching license in Kansas and does some substitute teaching at a local High School. Mr. Haden is a veteran having served with the US Army in Vietnam, and he is proud to be grandfather to 11 grandchildren.
Contact Roger at RHaden@VitalCoreHS.com or 785-246-6840.