Khaim Morton, Deputy Secretary for Legislation

Khaim Morton

Prior to joining the Government Operations Agency, Mr. Morton was Capitol Director in the Office of California State Assemblymember Reginald Jones-Sawyer, Sr. since 2015, where he was senior assistant in 2013. From 2014 to 2015 He served in the Office of California State Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas as legislative director and then Chief of Staff. Mr. Morton began his state career as a legislative consultant for the Office of California State Senator Alex Padilla from 2007 to 2013. From 2003 to 2007 he was a field deputy in the Los Angeles City Council President’s Office and from 2001 to 2003 worked for the Office of Los Angeles Mayor James K. Hahn. He attended CSU Los Angeles, majoring in Political Science.


Email: Khaim.Morton@govops.ca.gov