Stan Skipworth joined TCCS as the Director of Campus Safety in April 2015. In this position, Stan is responsible for providing leadership and direction to our campus safety professionals who safeguard the persons and properties of students, faculty, staff, and visitors to The Claremont Colleges.
Stan’s professional background includes police chief emeritus of California State University, Long Beach, where he led that department and university to be twice-recognized as one of the top five safest colleges in the United States. Stan is also former mayor and councilmember for the City of Corona, CA. Stan has served as president of the California Association of Councils of Governments and is now the legislative chair for the California College and University Police Chiefs Association.
Stan completed the course of study at the University of Virginia FBI National Academy and the Executive Leadership program from Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
For their continued work on public policy for foster care and adoptions within California, Stan and his wife, Michell, have been presented the YMCA’s Victor Award and the Angels in Adoption Award by the United States Congress.