Regina B. Schofield is the Director of Corporate Engagement and Education Outreach for Battelle in their Washington, D.C. office. Battelle is an international research and development organization based in Columbus, OH. Her portfolio includes furthering innovative efforts to create tomorrow’s workforce by leading STEM education initiatives on the east coast and directing all regional philanthropy engagement. Schofield’s professional career has included key roles in the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors.
Prior to her position at Battelle, she served as Casey Family Programs’ Managing Director for Public Policy. As Managing Director, she was primarily responsible for developing national programs and overseeing foster care reduction with state and federal policy makers. Schofield also served as Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Justice Programs (OJP), where she served as the nation’s AMBER Alert Coordinator and oversaw activities related to major Bush Administration and Department of Justice initiatives including Project Safe Neighborhoods, Project Safe Childhood, the President’s DNA Initiative, the Prisoner Reentry Initiative, and Helping America’s Youth. Before her appointment as Assistant Attorney General, Schofield was Director of the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and White House Liaison at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). She received her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mississippi College and an M.B.A. from Jackson State University. She also holds a certificate of environmental management from George Washington University.