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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. Charlie Baker Massachusetts (2015 )
Republican
Gov. Deval Patrick Massachusetts (2007 - 2015 )
Democrat
Gov. Mitt Romney Massachusetts (2003 - 2007 )
Republican
Gov. Jane Maria Swift Massachusetts (2001 - 2003 )
Republican
Gov. Argeo Paul Cellucci Massachusetts (1997 - 2001 )
Republican
Gov. William Floyd Weld Massachusetts (1991 - 1997 )
Republican
Gov. Edward Joseph King Massachusetts (1979 - 1983 )
Democrat
Gov. Michael Stanley Dukakis Massachusetts (1975 - 1979 )
(1983 - 1991 )
Democrat
Gov. Francis Williams Sargent Massachusetts (1969 - 1975 )
Republican
Gov. Endicott Peabody Massachusetts (1963 - 1965 )
Democratic