Janet Hayes


Janet Hayes


Administrative Manager of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department

Summary of Qualifications

  • More than 8 years of public sector law enforcement risk management experience
  • 5 years instructional experience 


As the operational risk manager for the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, Janet oversees the day to day operations related to worker’s compensation, civil liability and traffic collision review for approximately 4,000 employees. She is the ADA Title II Coordinator for the Sheriff’s Department and works in conjunction with the County of Orange to limit liability within her department.

Business Experience

Janet and her staff have been successful in implementing several programs with the Sheriff’s Department to limit exposure to liability including comprehensive return to work programs, LEAN programs and a forward thinking risk mitigation mindset for law enforcement.

ERM Experience

Janet has participated in the PRIMA Public Sector ERM training and is working toward implementing a comprehensive program within the Sheriff’s Department.

Professional Affiliations

PRIMA - Public Risk Management Association

PARMA - Public Agency Risk Managers Association


Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, Brandman University


Member for
6 years 10 months