Governor reappoints Growdon to Board of State and Community Corrections

California Governor Gavin Newsom announces the appointment of Lassen County Sheriff Dean Growdon, 49, to the Board of State and Community Corrections, where he has served since 2012.

California Governor Gavin Newsom has reappointed Lassen County Sheriff Dean Growdon to the Board of State and Community Corrections. Growdon has served on the board since 2012. File photo

Growdon has been sheriff-coroner for Lassen County since 2011 and has served in several positions at the Lassen County Sheriff’s Department since 1994, including assistant sheriff, lieutenant, sergeant, deputy sheriff and correctional officer.

This position requires Senate confirmation and there is no compensation.

Growdon is a Republican.