Liz Stafford was Chief Officer of Warwickshire Probation from 2001 to 2014. Warwickshire Probation Trust was recognised as a high performing Trust with innovative co-location with Criminal Justice Partners in the Warwickshire Justice Centres in Nuneaton and Leamington.
Prior to moving to Warwickshire Liz was an Assistant Chief Officer in West Midlands Probation with responsibility for performance, information, research and inspection. She started her career as a qualified teacher and following a period of research at Sheffield University, moved to Birmingham City Council working in research and planning in Social Services and Education Departments.
Since June 2014 Liz was the the Chief Executive Officer for the Warwickshire and West Mercia Community Rehabilitation Company. She retired in December 2015.