The Governors of the Fifty States

This page provides information about current state governors in the United States.

State Governor Current term1
Ala. Robert Bentley (R) 2015–2019
Alaska Bill Walker (I) 2014–20182
Ariz. Doug Ducey (R) 2015–2019
Ark. Asa Hutchinson (R) 2015–2019
Calif. Jerry Brown (D) 2015–2019
Colo. John Hickenlooper (D) 2015–2019
Conn. Dan Malloy (D) 2015–2019
Del. Jack Markell (D) 2013–2017
Fla. Rick Scott (R) 2015–2019
Ga. Nathan Deal (R) 2015–2019
Hawaii David Ige (D) 2014–20182
Idaho C. L. Butch Otter (R) 2015–2019
Ill. Bruce Rauner (R) 2015–2019
Ind. Mike Pence (R) 2013–2017
Iowa Terry Branstad (R) 2015–2019
Kans. Sam Brownback (R) 2015–2019
Ky. Steven Beshear (D) 2011–20152
La. Bobby Jindal (R) 2012–2016
Maine Paul LePage (R) 2015–2019
Md. Larry Hogan (R) 2015–2019
Mass. Charlie Baker (R) 2015–2019
Mich. Rick Snyder (R) 2015–2019
Minn. Mark Dayton (D) 2015–2019
Miss. Phil Bryant (R) 2012–2016
Mo. Jay Nixon (D) 2013–2017
Mont. Steve Bullock (D) 2013–2017
Nebr. Pete Ricketts (R) 2015–2019
Nev. Brian Sandoval (R) 2015–2019
N.H. Maggie Hassan (D) 2013–2015
N.J. Chris Christie (R) 2014–2018
N.M. Susana Martinez (R) 2015–2019
N.Y. Andrew Cuomo (D) 2015–2019
N.C. Pat McCrory(R) 2013–2017
N.D. Jack Dalrymple (R) 2013–2017 2
Ohio John Kasich (R) 2015–2019
Okla. Mary Fallin (R) 2015–2019
Ore. John Kitzhaber (D) 2015–2019
Pa. Tom Wolf (D) 2015–2019
R.I. Gina Raimondo (D) 2015–2019
S.C. Nikki Haley (R) 2015–2019
S.D. Dennis Daugaard (R) 2015–2019
Tenn. Bill Haslam (R) 2015–2019
Tex. Greg Abbott (R) 2015–2019
Utah Gary R. Herbert (R) 2013–2017
Vt. Peter Shumlin (D) 2015–2017
Va. Terry McAuliffe (D) 2014–2018
Wash. Jay Inslee (D) 2013–2017
W. Va. Earl Ray Tomblin (D) 2013–2017
Wis. Scott Walker (R) 2015–2019
Wyo. Matt Mead (R) 2015–2019
1. Except where indicated, all terms begin and end in January.
2. Term begins and ends in December.

U.S. Elections
The Governors of the Fifty States


Where Should Newborns Sleep?
We've rounded up all the alternatives and considerations to make a safe choice for your new addition.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

5 Tips to Help Make Your Child Self-Sufficient
Follow these tips to help your child become self-sufficient, and help him learn the skills he'll need to take care of himself.

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks