Statewide - Governor Brown Appoints Sheriff Dean to Board of State and Coummunity Corrections (BSCC)
2/6/2014 4:30:00 PM
Date & Time:February 6, 2014 @ 4:30 p.m.
Unit(s) Responsible:Sheriff's Administration
California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. has appointed Sheriff Geoff Dean to the Board of State
and Community Corrections. The appointment is effective today.
The appointment fills a vacant B.S.C.C. position after the retirement of Los Angeles County
Sheriff Lee Baca. The web link to the Governor's announcement is available at:
The B.S.C.C. works in partnership with local corrections systems and assists efforts to achieve
continued improvement in reducing recidivism through evidence-based decision making. The
position as B.S.C.C. board member requires Senate confirmation and there is no compensation.
Sheriff Dean, age 57, has held multiple positions at the Ventura County Sheriff's Office since
1977, including chief deputy, commander, lieutenant, sergeant, senior deputy, and deputy. He is
a community council member of the American Cancer Society and a board member of the Casa
Pacifica Home for Abused Children. Sheriff Dean received a Master of Public Administration
degree from California State University Northridge and a Master of Business Administration
degree from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona College of Business Administration.
For more information about the B.S.C.C., visitwww.bscc.ca.gov.
Prepared by:Captain Don Aguilar
Media Release Date:February 6, 2014
Follow-Up Contact:Sheriff Geoff Dean, (805) 654-2315
Approved by:Sheriff Geoff Dean