John Coleman — Director

Correction Enterprises Director |  John Coleman

John began his career in 1991 as a correctional officer at Mansfield Correctional Institution. John promoted through the ranks. During his tenure he served as case manager, unit manager, chief of security, deputy warden, warden at two institutions, and mostly recently the Chief of Ohio Penal Industries since 2018.

Mr. Coleman holds a Master of Business Administration from Ashland University and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Ohio State University. He is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt and has received certification as a Project Management Professional from the Project Management Institute. Mr. Coleman has also received acknowledgment as a Certified Change Practitioner from Prosci Management Solutions. Currently, he serves as Certified Auditor for the American Correctional Association.

John is a proud military veteran having honorably served in the United States Marine Corps and the Ohio Army National Guard.