Executive Director Chief Probation Officer & Women

Sonia Flynn


Sonia has a background as Chief Executive of Surrey and Sussex Probation Trust, Director of Operations at London Probation Trust. Since 2014 she has been Deputy Director of Probation for the Probation Service, South East and Eastern.

Executive Director Chief Probation Officer & Women

Professional Head of Probation

Responsible for:

  • Probation Service in England
  • effective practice development

Board Lead on Women

Responsible for:

  • sentencer liaison
  • community interventions for women
  • women in prison

Probation Service and HM Prison and Probation Service

Previous roles in government

  • Chief Probation Officer and Director for Women
  • Director, Probation