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Former Governors' Bios


The NGA Governors Database


This searchable database identifies former governors by state and dates of service. The governors' biographies available on the NGA website provide summary biographical information only and are edited infrequently. For more comprehensive information, please see the resource links and additional references that may be listed on a governor's biography page. To begin your search, please choose a state, commonwealth or territory from the dropdown list or click 'Search Governors' for the advanced search menu.

 

Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Mary Fallin Oklahoma (2011 )
Republican
Gov. Brad Henry Oklahoma (2003 - 2011 )
Democrat
Gov. Francis Anthony Keating Oklahoma (1995 - 2003 )
Republican
Gov. David Lee Walters Oklahoma (1991 - 1995 )
Democrat
Gov. David Lyle Boren Oklahoma (1975 - 1979 )
Democrat
Gov. David Hall Oklahoma (1971 - 1975 )
Democrat
Gov. Dewey Follett Bartlett Oklahoma (1967 - 1971 )
Republican
Gov. George Patterson Nigh Oklahoma (1963 - 1963 )
(1979 - 1987 )
Democrat
Gov. Henry Louis Bellmon Oklahoma (1963 - 1967 )
(1987 - 1991 )
Republican
Gov. James Howard Edmondson Oklahoma (1959 - 1963 )
Democrat