Lynda Gledhill, Deputy Secretary for Communications
Prior to her appointment, Ms. Gledhill was the press secretary at the California Attorney General’s Office from 2011 to 2013. She was director of communications at the Office of California Senator Ellen Corbett from 2008 to 2011 and a communications consultant at the Office of California Senate President pro Tempore Don Perata from 2007 to 2008. Ms. Gledhill was a political reporter at the San Francisco Chronicle from 1998 to 2007, where she covered a wide range of state and national political news. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies from American University in Washington, D.C. and a Master of Arts in journalism from the University of Missouri.