West Virginia state executive offices

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Ballotpedia covers 13 state executive offices in the state of West Virginia. The executive branch is governed by Article VII of the West Virginia Constitution.

State executive organization

Executive officials in West Virginia 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 West Virginia's state government:

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The following is a list of state executive offices in West Virginia.

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:
Brooks McCabeNonpartisan West Virginia Public Service CommissionNovember 2014-presentNovember 2014
Earl Ray TomblinElectiondot.png Democratic Governor of West VirginiaNovember 15, 2010 - PresentOctober 4, 2011
Frank JezioroNonpartisan West Virginia Director of Natural Resources
Glen GainerElectiondot.png Democratic West Virginia State Auditor1993 - PresentNovember 3, 1992
John JunkinsNonpartisan West Virginia Commissioner of Labor2013 - Present
John PerdueElectiondot.png Democratic West Virginia Treasurer1997 - PresentNovember 7, 1996
Jon McKinneyNonpartisan West Virginia Public Service CommissionAugust 2005 - PresentAugust 2005
Keith BurdetteNonpartisan West Virginia Secretary of CommerceJanuary 2011 - PresentDecember 20, 2010
Michael AlbertNonpartisan West Virginia Public Service CommissionFebruary 2007 - PresentFebruary 2007
Michael D. RileyNonpartisan West Virginia Commissioner of InsuranceJuly 1, 2011 - PresentJuly 1, 2011
Michael J. MartiranoNonpartisan West Virginia Superintendent of SchoolsSeptember 15, 2014-presentJuly 2014
Natalie TennantElectiondot.png Democratic West Virginia Secretary of StateJanuary 19, 2009 - PresentNovember 4, 2008
Patrick MorriseyEnds.png Republican Attorney General of West VirginiaJanuary 14, 2013-PresentNovember 6, 2012
Walt HelmickElectiondot.png Democratic West Virginia Commissioner of AgricultureJanuary 2013-PresentNovember 6, 2012


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There are no elections in West Virginia in 2014.


There were no elections in West Virginia in 2013.


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