April 5, 2012 -- The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS) announced today that Director Patrick Allen has appointed Jean Straight as deputy director of the agency.
Straight has served in state government for 15 years, most recently at the Oregon Youth Authority, where she has been the assistant director in charge of business services since 2008. She also worked for the Secretary of State’s office as deputy and in a number of management roles.
“Jean has a demonstrated track record as a successful leader and brings expertise in state systems and processes, has familiarity with budgeting, and has been an advocate for excellent customer service,” said Allen.
Straight will begin at DCBS on May 1, 2012.