Linn Warren, 59, of Davis, has been appointed director of the California Department of Housing and Community Development.
Warren has been a program director at the California Housing Finance Agency since 2010, where he served in multiple positions from 2009 to 2010 and from 1995 to 2006. He was a program advisor at the Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency from 2008 to 2009 and a special advisor at the San Jose Department of Housing in 2007. He was vice president at First Nationwide Bank from 1990 to 1995. Warren is a Democrat.
This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $150,112.
Warren succeeds Cathy Creswell, who recently announced that she would be stepping down.