Brian C. Annis, Undersecretary

In July 2013, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. appointed Brian as Undersecretary.  Prior to this appointment, Brian served as Deputy Secretary for Transportation at the Business, Transportation and Housing Agency.  Brian served in various positions for the Senate Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review, including deputy staff director, principal consultant and consultant. He also served in various positions at the California Department of Finance, including principal program budget analyst, staff finance budget analyst and research analyst. Brian has also been an adjunct professor of economics at American River College and an economist for the Bureau of Labor Statistics at the U.S. Department of Labor.

Brian holds a bachelor’s degree in political economy of natural resources from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master’s degree in economics from the University of Washington.