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Marydell Guevara - Director

Corrections and Rehabilitation

Marydell Guevara has been a devoted Miami-Dade Corrections employee for 30 years, where she has risen through the ranks.

As Facility Captain, she was instrumental not only in implementing the Boot Camp Program, but in its successful accreditation.  It became one of six boot camps accredited by the American Correctional Association.  She was promoted through the ranks to the Assistant Director of Custody Services for one of the largest jail systems in the United States. 

Ms. Guevara obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from FlU. She also attended the Driving Government Performance conducted by Harvard University’s JFK School of Government, and Excellence & Ethics in Management at FIU’s Academy for Strategic Management.

She has served as a member of the FDLE Enforcement Defensive Tactics Taskforce, the MDCR Taskforce and as an expert panelist and presenter at the International Prison Reform in Latin America and the Caribbean Conference in the Dominican Republic.  Ms. Guevara has been selected as an instructor for the National Jail Leadership Academy.

Most recently, she has been selected to serve as Director of the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department by Mayor Carlos Gimenez.

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