Rhode Island state executive offices

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Ballotpedia covers 11 state executive offices in the state of Rhode Island. The executive branch is governed by Article IX of the Rhode Island Constitution.

State executive organization

Executive officials in Rhode Island are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges. Article V, Section 1 of the Rhode Island Constitution defines the distribution of powers in the state: "The powers of the government shall be distributed into three separate and distinct departments: the legislative, executive and judicial."

Offices

The following is a list of state executive offices in Rhode Island.

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:
Charles FogartyNonpartisan Rhode Island Director of LaborJanuary 2011 – presentDecember 10, 2010
Deborah GistNonpartisan Rhode Island Commissioner of EducationJuly 1, 2009-presentJuly 1, 2009
Elizabeth RobertsElectiondot.png Democratic Lieutenant Governor of Rhode IslandJanuary 2, 2007 - PresentNovember 7, 2006
Gina RaimondoElectiondot.png Democratic Rhode Island General TreasurerJanuary 4, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Herbert F. DeSimone, Jr.Nonpartisan Rhode Island Public Utilities CommissionerJune 2013 - PresentJune 2013
Janet CoitNonpartisan Rhode Island Director of Environmental ManagementJanuary 2011-PresentNovember 30, 2010
Kenneth AyarsNonpartisan Rhode Island Commissioner of AgricultureMay 1998-PresentMay 8, 1998
Lincoln ChafeeElectiondot.png Democratic Governor of Rhode IslandJanuary 4, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Margaret E. CurranNonpartisan Rhode Island Public Utilities CommissionerJune 2013 - present
Mary BrayNonpartisan Rhode Island Public Utilities CommissionerAugust 2005 - 2013August 2005
Paul McGreevyNonpartisan Rhode Island Director of Business RegulationJanuary 2011 – presentNovember 30, 2010
Paul RobertiNonpartisan Rhode Island Public Utilities Commissioner2009 - PresentMay 7, 2009
Peter KilmartinElectiondot.png Democratic Attorney General of Rhode IslandJanuary 4, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Ralph MollisElectiondot.png Democratic Rhode Island Secretary of StateJanuary 1, 2007 - PresentNovember 2006

Elections

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2014

2013

There were no elections in Rhode Island in 2013.

2012

There were no elections in Rhode Island in 2012.

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