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Lawrence Francis Small

Lawrence Francis Small, American protective services official. Certified peace officer, community college instructor, California. Recognized for contribution to high standards in law enforcement California Association Law Enforcement Background Investigators, 1984. President Parent-Teachers Association St. Anne's School, Sacramento, 1987. Member American Correctional Association (advisory committee since 1991), Elk Grove Racquet Club.

Background

Small, Lawrence Francis was born on September 5, 1950 in Lewiston, Maine, United States. Son of Frank Lyman and Dorothee Caroline (Dube) Small.

Education

Student, St. John's College, Camarillo, California, 1968-1970;Associate of Arts, Chaffey College, Alta Loma, California, 1974;postgraduate, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1976;postgraduate, California State University, Sacramento, Long Beach, 1977, 81-82.

Career

Correctional officer, California Institution for Men, Chino, 1972-1975;correctional sergeant correctional training facility, Correctional Institution Tehachapi (California), Soledad, California, 1975-1979;correctional counselor, Correctional Training Facility, Soledad, 1979;correctiona Lieutenant, Correctional Training Facility, Soledad, 1979-1982;chief investigator background investigation unit, California Department Corrections, Sacramento, 1982-1984;correctional Lieutenant planning and constrn, California Department Corrections, Sacramento, 1984-1986;administrator planning and construction, California State Prison, Corcoran, 1986-1988;program administrator, California State Prison, Corcoran, 1988-1990;associate warden new prison construction, California Department Corrections, Sacramento, since 1990. Chairman human relations committee California Department Corrections, Chino, 1972-1975. Consultant Nevada Department Corrections, Carson City, 1983.

Membership

President Parent-Teachers Association St. Anne's School, Sacramento, 1987. Member American Correctional Association (advisory committee since 1991), Elk Grove Racquet Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: downhill skiing, tennis.

Connections

Married Stephanie Frances Compton, November 10, 1973 (divorced 1988). Children: Douglas, Laura, Anna. Married Linda Jean Clark, June 17, 1989.

Stepchildren: Tauni Torres, Tara Torres, Jesse Torres.