Michael Sherwood Sworn in as Business Services Manager
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012, Chief Maggard swore in Michael Sherwood as the new Business Services Manager. For the past 11 years, Mr. Sherwood worked for the City of Oceanside as their Director of Information Technology. In that role, he oversaw a number of major projects directed at increasing efficiency. Mr. Sherwood was born and raised in the City of Irvine and is excited about returning to his hometown. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Pepperdine University - The George L. Graziadio School of Business and Management, a Master of Business Administration degree from University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and a Certificate in Global Enterprise Management from Oxford University in the United Kingdom.
In addition to the Department’s Information Technology, Mr. Sherwood will oversee Records, Communications, Regulatory Affairs and the Business Desk. His experience and expertise in technology will enhance the Irvine Police Department’s investment in public safety and community oriented policing.
The addition of Mr. Sherwood to the Irvine Police Department’s Management team fills the vacancy left by Vivienne Hedgpeth’s recent retirement.