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Chris Sununu
New Hampshire

Gov. Chris Sununu

  • January 5, 2017 - January 1, 2019
    January 2, 2019 - January 6, 2021
    January 7, 2021 - January 5, 2023
    January 5, 2023 - Current
  • Republican
  • November 5, 1974
  • New Hampshire
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Valerie Sununu


Governor Christopher T. Sununu is the 82nd Governor of the State of New Hampshire. Before being elected Governor in 2016, Gov. Sununu served three terms on the New Hampshire Executive Council representing 32 cities and towns in Rockingham and Hillsborough counties. In 2010, Gov. Sununu led a group of investors in the buyout of Waterville Valley Resort where he worked as Chief Executive Officer and was in charge of an expansion of the ski resort done in cooperation with the United States Forest Service. An environmental engineer, Gov. Sununu worked for ten years cleaning up hazardous waste sites across the country.

Gov. Sununu grew up in Salem, NH. He graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.) with a BS in Civil/Environmental Engineering. Gov. Sununu lives in Newfields with his wife, Valerie, and their three children, Calvin, Edie, and Leo.