Administrative Services Director Heidi Keith
Administrative Services Director, Heidi Keith is a long standing County and Sheriff’s Office employee whose career has exposed her to all aspects of the Sheriff’s Office operations. Heidi graduated locally from Montgomery High School. She attended California State University, Chico where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Speech Communication. Heidi went on to earn a Master’s in Public Administration from USC’s School of Public Policy, Planning, and Development. She started her public sector career while in college where she worked for several elected State officials including Governor Deukmejian. Before joining the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office, Heidi worked for several cities including the City of Roseville for 8 years. During her 8 years with the City of Roseville, Heidi worked as an Analyst for the City Manager and later was promoted to the position of Transportation Manager in the Public Works Department. After returning to Santa Rosa in 1997, Heidi secured the position of Department Analyst for the Sheriff’s Office. Heidi spent several years working directly with law enforcement and detention operations staff before being promoted to Administrative Services Officer (ASO). She held the ASO position for 7 years where her main responsibility was the overall development and management of the Sheriff’s Office budget, contract administration, and grant management. Heidi was promoted to Administrative Services Director in 2012. During her tenure with the Sheriff’s Office, Heidi has been involved with all of the administrative and fiscal aspects of both the Law Enforcement and Detention Divisions including all twenty one Sheriff’s operating bureaus.