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A Life Success Story of Johnathan Granados,
Former Windham School District Student
and TDCJ Offender

Johnathan Granados's life success story began during his 17 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for a felony conviction. While in TDCJ, he enrolled in the Windham School District and earned his High School Equivalency Certificate. He also participated in the anger management and Cognitive Intervention programs, finally finding the tools he needed to change his thinking and his life. He has been a free man since 2010, working as a successful work site and safety inspector in San Antonio's construction industry. His focus is on family, education, employment and "staying out of prison." Granados shares this story to inspire offenders to make preparation for a successful reentry into their families, the workforce and society.

"Until"

A Life Success Story of Johnathan Granados,
Former Windham School District Student
and TDCJ Offender

Johnathan Granados's life success story began during his 17 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for a felony conviction. While in TDCJ, he enrolled in the Windham School District and earned his High School Equivalency Certificate. He also participated in the anger management and Cognitive Intervention programs, finally finding the tools he needed to change his thinking and his life. He has been a free man since 2010, working as a successful work site and safety inspector in San Antonio's construction industry. His focus is on family, education, employment and "staying out of prison." Granados shares this story to inspire offenders to make preparation for a successful reentry into their families, the workforce and society.




CORRECTIONS COMMITTEE (2015)
Dr. Clint Carpenter - Superintendent, Windham School District.

Dr. Clint Carpenter - Superintendent, Windham School District 

APPROPRIATIONS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ARTICLE III (2015)
Dr. Clint Carpenter - Superintendent, Windham School District.

Ms. Ellen Arnold - Texas Association of Goodwills.

Dr. Clint Carpenter - Superintendent, Windham School District 

Ms. Ellen Arnold - Texas Association of Goodwills

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