Dr. Richard Pan was elected to the State Senate in 2014 and represents Sacramento, West Sacramento and Elk Grove. Senator Pan is a pediatrician and continues to practice medicine at an Oak Park Community Clinic even while in the legislature because he is passionate about building healthier and safer communities. In the legislature, he chairs of the Senate Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, the Senate Committee on Public Employment and Retirement and the Senate Select Committee on Children with Special Needs. He now chairs the Senate Committee on Health. He is leading the way on health care reform to provide all people with access to quality health care.
We welcome Senator, Richard Pan to the commission and are excited about his contribution to building California’s health workforce!