Bob Doyle

Holding a Ph.D. in Management and 35 years of professional experience in law enforcement, Bob Doyle currently serves as Chairman of California’s State Board of Parole Hearings. Highly regarded for his work as a past Riverside County Sheriff, Doyle was appointed to the Board of Parole Hearings in 2007. As Chairman, his primary responsibility entails managing the Board’s monthly meetings, at which the group determines if parole should be granted to inmates serving life sentences. An accomplished law enforcement professional, Bob Doyle established his career in Riverside County Sheriff’s Department as a Deputy in 1975. By 1979, he accepted the position of Investigator. He continued to move up quickly in the department. Positions he has held include Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, Assistant Sheriff, and Undersheriff. In 2003, he was elected Riverside County Sheriff, Coroner, and Public Administrator. Excelling in his professional responsibilities, Bob Doyle earned re-election to his post as Riverside County Sheriff in 2006. Doyle’s diverse career history in law enforcement includes experience in all aspects of crime investigation, emergency and incident management, human resources, and community and media relations. Bob Doyle earned his Doctor of Philosophy in Management in 1999. His academic credentials include a Master of Arts in Human Resources, a Bachelor of Arts in Management, and an Associate of Arts. Doyle also holds a certificate as a graduate from The National Executive Institute of the FBI. As an educator, Bob Doyle taught at Riverside Community College from 1981 to 1991, California State University from 2006 to 2008, and College of the Desert from 2006 to 2009. Over the course of his career, Doyle has received numerous awards for professional service, including a 2004 Patriot Award from the Office of the Secretary of Defense and a 2005 Commendation Medal from the State of California Military Department. Continuing to excel in his position as Chairman of California’s State Board of Parole Hearings, Bob Doyle currently resides in Murrieta, California.