John McGinness

John McGinness

Radio Host & Former Sheriff


President and former Sacramento County, CA Sheriff John McGinness led one of our Nation’s largest law enforcement agencies. He is widely recognized as an exceptional leader in building both media relations as well as personal and professional alliances anchored in a reciprocity of trust that has stood the test of time.

Sheriff McGinness holds a graduate degree in Emergency Services Administration and has lectured and taught extensively in the field, always with an emphasis on proactive problem solving in the interest of planning and early resolution of potentially damaging, and sometimes volatile, situations.

Following a distinguished law enforcement career with Sacramento County, Sheriff McGinness remains a highly regarded public figure, hosting his own daily show on the regions top-rated talk radio station, Newstalk 1530 KFBK, focusing on a wide array of public interest topics and political analysis. He knows and understands the people end of business, having honed his ability to spot and resolve issues, through an artful and effective blend of empathy and insights.