Todd Jerue's Biography

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Portrait of Todd Jerue

Todd Jerue is the Chief Operating Officer for the California Department of Finance, where he has worked developing and administering budgets and policies for state programs in the Correction/General Government areas.  As Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Jerue is responsible for coordinating the efforts of the Department's various units and ensuring the efficient functioning of the organization.

In 1997, Mr. Jerue began his state career at the Department of Finance as a Finance Budget Analyst. He has since been appointed as a Principal Program Budget Analyst in various assignments, as the Assistant Program Budget Manager for Corrections and Public Safety in the Corrections / General Government Unit and as the Program Budget Manager for the Corrections/General Government Unit.  During 2010, Mr. Jerue also served as the Chief Deputy Director, Budgets. Prior to working at the Department of Finance, Mr. Jerue spent over 10 years in the restaurant industry.

Mr. Jerue earned a Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in Business Administration from California State University, Sacramento. He is married to Shelley Jerue who is a math teacher at San Juan High School in Citrus Heights. They have two children, Emily and Justin.