Executive Staff

DIVISION CHIEF, SOUTHERN DIVISION - KATHLEEN BARNES

    Kathleen Barnes

Kathleen Barnes was promoted to Division Chief, Southern Division in January, 2017. She served as Deputy Division Chief, Southern Division since November 2012 prior to her promotion to Division Chief. Barnes was hired by ABC in 1994 as an investigator in the El Monte District Office. In 1997, she moved to the Riverside District Office. In 2000, she was promoted to District Supervisor of the Palm Desert District Office. In 2004, she was promoted to District Administrator of the Van Nuys District Office where she served until she became District Administrator of ABC’s Special Operations Unit serving the entire Southern Division. In 2010, Barnes became the District Administrator of the Riverside District Office until she was promoted to Deputy Division Chief, Southern Division in 2012. Barnes is a graduate of California State University, San Bernardino and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.