Percy H. Pitzer
Senior Managing Officer
Percy H. Pitzer is the founder and Senior Managing Officer of Creative Corrections. He is a Veteran of the United States Army, in which he served during the Vietnam Era from 1968 through 1973. His assignments included: 14th Armory Calvary Kensington – Germany; 4th Infantry Division Pleiku – Republic of Vietnam; and Army AWOL Apprehension Unit Milwaukee. Percy was promoted to the rank of Sergeant (E-5) and is the recipient of numerous medals and recognitions. Since the completion of his service, Percy has accumulated over 40 years of correctional management experience, and has served as a Senior Warden at Minimum, Medium and High security level facilities. He also served as Warden in the private sector, where he is credited with implementing a number of innovative and advanced prison reform programs. These reform programs are still being utilized by many correctional facilities today, in both the private and public sectors. Percy has earned national awards in community service and cost reduction. He has a comprehensive knowledge of international, federal, state and private detention/correctional operations management.
Sununt Pitzer is a founder and a Managing Officer of Creative Corrections. She is an experienced executive who has owned and operated a number of successful small businesses in the United States and Thailand. Sununt has provided guidance and leadership to Creative Corrections L.L.C. since its inception in 2002. Sununt brings to her role a broad wealth of knowledge and vision which has led to the success and advancement of the company which is now recognized worldwide and highly respected as a front runner in the industry of corrections management consulting.
President & CEO
Jeanine Hadnot currently manages the affairs of the company and also serves as the Facility Security Officer. Jeanine has worked with Creative Corrections since 2007 and has played an integral role in developing and generating business in the local, state and federal arenas. Jeanine has 10 years’ experience in corrections management with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, a degree in business management and has over 5 years’ experience providing oversight to a juvenile residential treatment facility.
Address: 6675 Calder Avenue, Beaumont, TX 77706
Office Phone: 409.866.9920
Cell Phone: 409.781.9794
Selma De Jesus-Zayas PH.D
Mental Health Programs
Dr. De Jesús manages the Mental Health Programs for Creative Corrections. She is a Clinical Psychologist with a specialty in Forensics. Dr. De Jesús joined Creative Corrections after retiring from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) where she served 23 years, the last 13 years as the Chief of Psychology Services, in Miami. Dr. De Jesús, who is from San Juan, Puerto Rico, obtained her B.A. (Social Science) and M.A. (Psychology) from the University of Puerto Rico. Her interest in the integration of psychology and religion led her to Fuller Theological Seminary (Pasadena, Ca.) where she obtained an M.A. in Theology and a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. Upon graduation, she began her career in forensic psychology first by completing her Post-Doctorate Internship in a hospital for the criminally insane and those not competent to stand trial and later with the BOP, in Miami, Florida where she was hired as a Forensic Examiner. A licensed psychologist in the state of Florida, Dr. De Jesús was one of a handful of BOP mental health experts who regularly testified in federal court regarding inmates’ competency to stand trial, sanity at the time of the offense, and degree of dangerousness. As the head of psychology services in Miami Dr. De Jesús department monitored the mental health stability of approximately 1,500 adult, male inmates. Dr. De Jesús’ areas of expertise include competency, sanity at the time of the offense, dangerousness, suicide prevention, and suicide reconstruction (“suicide autopsy”). Dr. De Jesús is bilingual, fluent in both English and Spanish.