Tina Littleton was appointed Executive Director on May 5, 2011. Director Littleton has substantial leadership and programmatic experience developed during her 29 years of state service, which has included positions at the Department of Justice, Department of Social Services, and Department of Transportation. She came to the Commission in April 2008 and served as the Commission's Deputy Director for Licensing since December 2008. Prior to coming to the Commission, Director Littleton served as the Licensing Manager at the Department of Justice, Bureau of Gambling Control. She was educated at Sacramento City College in Criminal Justice and completed the Management Development Program, UC Davis.