Contact Information

Phone | Fax | Address | Staff | Email | Web Links

  • 916-654-0466 (Sacramento) General Information
  • 916-654-0462 (Sacramento) Public Affairs
  • If you are using a TTY/TDD (Text Telephone) dial 1-800-735-2929
  • If you are using a TRS (Telephone Relay Service) dial 1-800-735-2922
  • FAX: 916-657-4240 (Sacramento)
  • Address: California Department of Food and Agriculture
    1220 N Street
    Sacramento, California, U.S.A. 95814
  • Hours: Office Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm | Voice Mail Hours: 5:00pm - 8:00am
  • Website Accessibility Information

Agency Executives

  • Secretary: Karen Ross
  • Undersecretary: Vacant
  • Deputy Secretary and Chief Counsel: Haig Baghdassarian
  • Deputy Secretary: Michael Flores
  • Deputy Secretary Administration and Finance: Kevin Masuhara
  • Deputy Secretary for Legislative Affairs: Rachael O’Brien
  • Special Assistant: Arima Kozima
  • Public Affairs: Steve Lyle, Director
  • State Veterinarian: Annette Jones, DVM
  • Science Advisor to the Secretary: Amrith Gunasekara, Ph.D.
  • Executive Director California State Board of Food and Agriculture | State Director, International Affairs: Joshua Eddy
  • County–State Liaison: Hyrum Eastman
  • Legislative Manager: Vacant
Division Directors

CDFA Information & Email Addresses

Web Resources

CDFA & Stage Resources


Service of Process

All legal documents must be served at CDFA Headquarters Legal Office located at 1220 N Street, 4th Floor, Sacramento California.

For assistance call (916) 654-1393.