Linda Vaughn

(408) 229-4262
Ms. Vaughn is President/CEO for The Academy. She provides direction and leadership for the organization reporting to the Consortium’s Board of Directors. She acts as the Consortium liaison with POST, Standards and Training for Corrections (STC), State Fire Training (SFT), local Law Enforcement Advisory Committees, California Community College Chancellor’s Office, and the Consortium Member Colleges. Ms. Vaughn is retired from the City of Hayward Police Department, was an Adjunct Professor for San Jose City College, and has worked for South bay for over 14 years. She is the Chair of the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Statewide Public Safety Education Advisory Board, serves on the California Commission on POST Consortium Advisory Committee, the Learning for Life Advisory Board, and the DeAnza College Administration of Justice Advisory Board. Ms. Vaughn holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Marketing from the University of the Pacific, and a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Phoenix.