Wabash Valley Correctional Facility Announces Staff Promotion

(CARLISLE) – Wabash Valley Correctional Facility (WVCF) congratulates Shelby Decker on her promotion to Administrative Assistant 4. 

Grievance Specialist & Tort Claims Investigator Shelby Decker

Decker began her career with the Indiana Department of Correction (IDOC) at WVCF on April 15, 2019.  During her career with the IDOC she has worked as a Program Coordinator 6 for the Office of Investigations & Intelligence (OII). While working for OII, Decker learned how to analyze intelligence reports, process evidence and respond to offender correspondence.  Additionally, Decker was responsible for updating the tracking logs for Security Threat Group (STG), high risk and Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) offenders.  

In her new role as the Facility’s Grievance Specialist and Tort Claims Investigator, Decker will be responsible for processing offender grievances and tort claims.  She has over four years of office management experience, which will be of great assistance to her as she takes on the responsibilities of her new position.

“In a short amount of time, Shelby has been with the facility she has proven her willingness to learn and excel in her job duties.  I am confident she will do well in her new position,” said ACA Accreditation Manager Thomas Wellington.

Wabash Valley Correctional Facility is currently seeking qualified candidates to join their team.  To jump-start, your career in corrections visit WorkForIndiana.IN.gov and apply today.