Scott Scharffenberg is Roca’s Chief Operating Officer. He oversees all Roca operations in Massachusetts, which include implementing the Roca Intervention Model in 5 sites, managing directors and staff, collaborating with community partners, and making sure that every young men and young mother receive the services they deserve. Scott joined Roca with 26 years of Law Enforcement experience working with the Essex County Sheriff’s Department. His work at the Sheriff’s Department involved program implementation, re-entry initiatives and prison operations and he was instrumental in creating lasting practices at ECSD.
Scott graduated from the F.B.I. National Academy in 2012 receiving law enforcement’s most reputable leadership training. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Northeastern University and his Master’s Degree from Springfield College.