Stacie was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. Her 24-year career in law enforcement included work as a patrol officer, investigator, undercover operations and as an expert and instructor in drug and alcohol influence. She holds a Master's of Science Degree in Criminal Justice. Married for 33 years, she has two children and one grandchild. Stacie has enjoyed being a volunteer with the Academy for 14 years, the last four as a volunteer lead. She is currently living on the Florida coast.