Esa Ehmen-Krause

Esa Ehmen-Krause

Chief Probation Officer, Contra Costa County

Esa Ehmen-Krause was appointed Chief Probation Officer in Contra Costa County on March 16, 2020. Prior to joining the Contra Costa County Probation Department, she was Assistant Chief Probation Officer in Alameda County, where she was responsible for oversight of numerous comprehensive reform initiatives. Before arriving in California, Chief Ehmen-Krause was an administrator with the Indiana Department of Correction, where she served as an administrator for the Division of Youth Services. In this capacity, she was recognized for implementing the Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention’s Performance-based Standards continuous improvement process and putting comprehensive population reduction strategies into practice.

Reentry Conference Event Page

8:30 am - 10:00 am
St. Francis Hall | St. Mary's Cathedral, Event Center

Bay Area Juvenile Justice Probation Officials Discuss Rehabilitation Vision of Incarcerated Adolescents and Young Adults

Julio Escobar
Archdiocese of San Francisco Restorative Justice Ministry


Judge Roger Chan
San Francisco Superior Court
Esa Ehmen-Krause
Chief Probation Officer, Contra Costa County
Katherine Weinstein Miller
Chief Probation Officer, City and County of San Francisco
Nicholas Birchard​​
Chief Probation Officer, Santa Clara County
Brian Ford
Chief Probation Officer, Alameda County