Blake Fowler was appointed director of the Public Finance Division of the State Treasurerís Office in August 2009. He oversees the issuance of all State debt and the management of the State's general fund debt portfolio.
Prior to his current appointment, Fowler served as the assistant director of the Public Finance Division for three years.
Prior to joining the State Treasurer’s Office, Fowler worked for the California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank (IBank) for more than 10 years.
From 2000 to 2006, he served as the I-Bankís assistant executive director and was responsible for managing all operations and financing programs of the IBank.
He has a bachelorís degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance from California State University, Chico.