Doug Ducey became governor of Arizona on January 5, 2015.
Ducey was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio. He graduated from Arizona State University in 1986 with a bachelor’s degree in finance. After college, Ducey began a career in sales and marketing with Procter & Gamble and went on to serve as partner and CEO of Cold Stone Creamery.
Prior to taking his oath as governor, Ducey served as Arizona’s 32nd state treasurer, a position he held since his oath of office in January 2011. He also served as chairman of Arizona’s State Board of Investment and State Loan Commission, as Arizona’s Surveyor General and was a member of the State Land Selection Board.
Ducey and his wife Angela have three sons — Jack, Joe and Sam.
Angela Ducey became the first lady of Arizona when her husband, Governor Doug Ducey, was sworn in as governor on January 5, 2015.
A native of Arizona, Mrs. Ducey worked in sales management in the food service industry, including several large companies, before leaving the workforce to raise her children.
The first lady is involved with several charitable organizations and serves as a board member of Catholic Charities Community Services, notMYkid and Mother’s Grace. She is trained as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for Arizona’s foster children and in 2015, she was appointed to serve as chair of the Governor’s Council on Child Safety and Family Empowerment.
The Duceys met at Arizona State University and have been married for 26 years. They have three sons – Jack, Joe and Sam.
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