Glen Sylvester (Retired Warden - Rikers Island)
Glen Sylvester was born in Grenada and lived at St. Paul’s, St. George. He attended Wesley Hall Primary School and subsequently, the Grenada Boys Secondary School (GBSS).
At GBSS, Mr. Sylvester was a member of the cricket team that represented Grenada in the Windward Island Cricket Tournament. In 1967, he migrated to the USA to further his studies. Before embarking on that endeavour, he joined the US Army and was honourably discharged from Active Duty in 1970.
Subsequently, he enrolled at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science.
Mr. Sylvester continued graduate work at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, where he went on to earned a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration.
During the process of furthering his education, he became an employee of the New York City Department of Correction as a Correction Officer and rose to the Senior Management position of Warden.
As Warden, he was the Commanding Officer of four facilities on Rikers Island, the largest ‘Penal Colony’ in the USA. Also, he held the position of Executive Assistant (Chief of Staff) to the Chief of the Department.
Upon retiring from the New York City Department of Correction, he went to work for the United Nations Mission In Liberia (UNMIL) as a Corrections Adviser.
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