Stefani Dawkins is an experienced Ethics and Compliance leader with an extensive scope of Legal and Education experience. She is an enthusiastic public speaker and Educator who has served in several non-profit organization Board of Director and Board Advisor roles for both K-12 public schools and California Community Colleges.
Stefani is currently employed with Wells Fargo Bank. During her tenure at Wells Fargo Stefani has led various teams responsible for the planning and execution of strategic enterprise risk and governance initiatives.
Before joining Wells Fargo, Stefani was employed by Cisco Systems Inc. as a leader of Investigations Systemic Remediation and as the Head of the Global Compliance Education team. While at Cisco she served in a progressive series of legal, ethics, and compliance roles. During this time she developed several industry leading, award-winning ethics and compliance programs recognized for innovative use of technology in Corporate Legal practice.
Stefani earned a Masters degree in Organization Development from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelors Degree in Social Science and Law from San Jose University. She is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional (CCEP) and Online Education Design. She is a frequent public speaker at local and national industry events. She has been recognized locally and nationally for excellence in the Legal profession and for her work to help establish the law that defines Paralegals in the state of California
Stefani is a native Californian, loves the outdoors, hiking, cooking, reading and spending time with her family.