SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments:
Christina Curry, 50, of Elk Grove, has been appointed chief deputy director of the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services. Curry has been deputy director for planning, preparedness and prevention at the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services since 2013. She served in several positions at the California Emergency Management Agency from 2001 to 2013, including assistant secretary, deputy director, assistant director, chief of staff and senior emergency services coordinator. This position does not require Senate confirmation.
Tabitha Stout, 38, of Rancho Cordova, has been appointed deputy director of finance and administration at the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services. Stout has been assistant director of administration at the Office of Emergency Services since 2017. She was a staff finance budget analyst at the Department of Finance from 2013 to 2017. She was a staff service manager at the California Emergency Management Agency from 2010 to 2012, where she was a research analyst from 2009 to 2010 and an associate budget analyst in 2009. She held multiple positions at the Department of Child Support Services from 2005 to 2009, including budget analyst, staff service analyst and office technician. This position does not require Senate confirmation.
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