About Us

Who We Are

The Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) Leadership Institute is an innovative agency offering programs approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC) to support the preparation and development of high-quality leaders in the Capital Region.

What We Do

The SCOE Leadership Institute department offers two credential programs – the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Program and the Clear Administrative Services Credential Program (Induction).

Contact Information

Contact Kristen Coyle at kcoyle@scoe.net or (916) 228-2538


Steven Winlock
Dr. L. Steven Winlock is the Executive Director of the Sacramento County Office of Education, School of Education. Dr. Winlock has served as a teacher, principal, director of staff development, and associate superintendent with more than 35 years in education. Dr. Winlock serves as a governor appointed special education commissioner and as a Sacramento City arts commissioner.
Contact: swinlock@scoe.net or (916) 228-2612
Kristen Coyle
Kristen Coyle is the Director of the Leadership Institute for the Sacramento County Office of Education, School of Education Leadership Institute. Ms. Coyle has served as a classroom teacher, teacher lead, WASC leader, Director of the California Technical Assistance Center for Reading First, and the SCOE Leadership Institute with more than 25 years in education.
Contact: kcoyle@scoe.net or (916) 228-2538


Training Center

SCOE Conference Center
3661 Whitehead Street, Ste. #100
Mather, CA 95655

Home Office

SCOE Main Building
10474 Mather Blvd.
Mather, CA 95655

Mailing Address

ATTN: School of Education
P.O. Box 269003
Sacramento, CA 95826

Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE)