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Ballotpedia covers 13 state executive offices in the state of California. The executive branch is governed by Article V of the California Constitution.

State executive organization

Executive officials in California are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges. The following chart details the relationship among different branches of California's state government:

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Offices

The following is a list of state executive offices in California.

Current officeholders

Note: First appointed or First elected will include a date depending on if the officeholder was appointed or elected.

Name:Party:Current office:Tenure:First AppointedFirst Elected:
Bill LockyerElectiondot.png Democratic California TreasurerJanuary 1, 2007 - PresentNovember 4, 2006
Carla J. PetermanNonpartisan California Public Utilities CommissionDecember 21, 2012 - Present2012
Catherine J.K. SandovalNonpartisan California Public Utilities Commission2011 - PresentJanuary 25, 2011
Christine BakerNonpartisan California Director of Industrial RelationsMarch 29, 2011 - PresentDecember 2011
Dave JonesElectiondot.png Democratic California Commissioner of InsuranceJanuary 3, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Debra BowenElectiondot.png Democratic California Secretary of State2007 - PresentNovember 7, 2006
Elaine HowleNonpartisan California State Auditor2000 - Present2000
Gavin NewsomElectiondot.png Democratic Lieutenant Governor of CaliforniaJanuary 10, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Jerry BrownElectiondot.png Democratic Governor of California2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
John ChiangElectiondot.png Democratic California ControllerJanuary 1, 2007 - PresentNovember 4, 2006
John LairdNonpartisan California Secretary for Natural ResourcesJanuary 5, 2011 - PresentJanuary 5, 2011
Kamala D. HarrisElectiondot.png Democratic Attorney General of CaliforniaJanuary 5, 2011 - presentNovember 2, 2010
Karen RossNonpartisan California Secretary of AgricultureJanuary 12, 2011 - PresentJanuary 12, 2011
Michael PickerNonpartisan California Public Utilities CommissionJanuary 2014-present2014
Michael R. PeeveyNonpartisan California Public Utilities Commission2002 - Present2002
Michel Peter FlorioNonpartisan California Public Utilities Commission2011 - Present2011
Tom TorlaksonNonpartisan California Superintendent of Public InstructionJanuary 3, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010

Elections

2014

2013

There were no elections in California in 2013.

2012

There were no elections in California in 2012.

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