Sara Schumann - Director of Probation Services
Sara Schumann is a native of San Francisco having grown up in the Excelsior District. She began her work with the Juvenile Probation Department as an on-call counselor in 1990 working in the various units and ultimately with the Girls in Cottage G-2 as it was formerly known. Fluent in Spanish, she was hired as a Probation Officer in 1992 to address the need for more bilingual staff. Sara worked in the Supervision Unit assigned to youth on Probation, in the Serious Offender Program supervising gang involved youth from the Mission Corridor and then in the Intake Unit investigating new arrests.
In 2007, she was promoted to Supervisor and assigned to oversee an Intake Unit and in 2010 to Senior Supervising Probation Officer over the Probation Services Division. Currently, she serves as the Director of Probation Services and has been assigned to this position since 2011.