Gavin Newsom

Gavin Newsom
  • Lieutenant Governor of California
    United States Office of the Governor

1989, BA in Political Science, Santa Clara University. 1991, Founder, PlumpJack Wine Shop. 1997, elected to serve on San Francisco Board of Supervisors; 2003, elected as Mayor of San Francisco, granted marriage licenses to same-sex couples, initiated a plan to bring universal health care to all of the city's uninsured residents and pursued local solutions to global climate change; 2007, re-elected to current position.