Party affiliation: Republican
James Travis Burroughs, American state agency administrator. Bar: California 1990, United States District Court (northern district) California 1990, United States District Court (eastern district) 1992, District of Columbia 1992. Commissioner San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission, 1994-1996, California Coastal Conservancy, San Francisco, 1994-1996. Member California State Bar (environmental law section), Order of Coif.
Legislation assistant United States Congressman Norm Shumway, Washington, 1981-1983, Senator Pete Wilson, Washington, 1983-1989. Associate Beveridge & Diamond, Washington and San Francisco, 1989-1994. Deputy secretary, general counsel State of California Resources Agency, Sacramento, 1994-1996.
Chief deputy director California Department Forestry and Fire Protection, since 1996.