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Jean Shiomoto - California DMV

Jean Shiomoto was appointed the Director of the California Department of Motor Vehicles by Governor Brown on November 5, 2013. Prior to that Jean was the Acting Director since January 2013 and the Chief Deputy Director from April 2012. Shiomoto directs the statewide operations of the department with a budget of $1 billion and over 9,000 employees. Statewide operations include driver licensing, vehicle registration, motor carrier licensing, driver safety, occupational licensing and investigations. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators and was the Chair in 2016 - 2017.