Sandra D. Love-Bell

My name is Sandra Love, I was born in Panama City, Florida, grew up in Philadelphia, PA, and I now reside in Chesapeake Virginia. I am married to the world's most wonderful man, we have four adult grown children, seven grandchildren and 16 foster children-(adults). I am currently pursuing my Ph.D in Philosophy with a concentration in Criminal Justice. I have an A.A.S in Administration of Justice, a BA in Criminology and Sociology, a Master's in Criminal Justice Administration and a Graduate Certificate in Forensic Psychology.

I currently work as a Drug Court Coordinator. Previously I held the following positions as a Drug Court case manager, Intake Clinician II, Forensic Clinician II, and a Reinvestment Clinician I (all at a mental health facility). I was the Director of a group home for teen girls, a Children's counselor at the Chesapeake Juvenile detention center, Sergeant at a Regional Jail, Deputy at a City jail, and served 10 years in the Marine Corps. I also work as an Adjunct Criminal Justice Instructor.