Christopher T. Landavazo I am a 17-year veteran of law enforcement and a 8-year member of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.  I completed my Executive Master of Leadership at the University of Southern California and I hold a certificate in public management from the USC School of Policy, Planning and Development. Additionally, I have served as an Associate Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Phoenix, Southern California Campus.

Prior to becoming a law enforcement officer, I served 8 years in the United States Navy as an Air Traffic Controller, achieving the rank of Petty Officer 1st Class.  I am currently working on a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership at Brandman University.