Biography: Stephanie Scofield, Interim Executive Director

Stephanie Scofield

Stephanie joined POST in 2008 as a Law Enforcement Consultant after serving for 14 years in California law enforcement. She began her career at POST in the Management Counseling Services Bureau as a Law Enforcement Consultant before serving in both the Basic Training Bureau and the Training Delivery and Compliance Bureau.

In 2011, Stephanie was promoted to Bureau Chief of the Standards, Evaluation and Research Bureau and in 2012, served as the Bureau Chief of the Training Delivery and Compliance Bureau. Stephanie was promoted to Assistant Executive Director of the Administrative Division in 2013 and served in that capacity for two years.  In January 2016 Stephanie was appointed as the Assistant Executive Director of the Field Services Division. As of May 2016 Stephanie has been appointed the Interim Executive Director of POST.

Stephanie’s law enforcement experience includes two years with the Orange County Sheriff’s department and 12 years with the Pleasanton Police Department. In those capacities, she held a variety of positions, including Canine Officer, Field Training Officer, and Detective. As a Sergeant, she was a Patrol Supervisor, Field Training Program Supervisor, and the Administrative Sergeant. Stephanie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from California State University, Fullerton.