Deputy Chief Stanley is a 17 year veteran of the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminology and a Master of Business Administration. In addition, Deputy Chief Stanley has completed the Police Staff and Command program at Northwestern University. Stanley was the recipient of the Officer of the Year in 2008 and 2018. She also received the Outstanding Contributor of the Year for 2018 for her help with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers. Stanley is currently on the Board of Directors for the YWCA.