Executive Director David J. Gau
David J. Gau, Executive Director
The California State Board of Equalization appointed of David J. Gau of Sacramento as Executive Director on March 30, 2016. Mr. Gau has been with the BOE since 1981. Most recently he served as Chief Deputy Director, and prior to that as the Deputy Director of the Property and Special Taxes Department. Prior to that he served the BOE as an auditor and a manager in the Legislative Division. He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and Certified Property Tax Appraiser, with a bachelorís degree in accounting from San Diego State.