California gov’s business manager evaded his strict COVID rules by moving to Utah

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has been accused of being out of touch with constituents during the pandemic — but one of his closest business confidantes has skipped out of the state altogether.

Shyla Hendrickson — who has controlled Newsom’s wine-and-hotel company PlumpJack Group through a blind trust since Newsom took office in 2018 — spent most of the pandemic in Park City, Utah, where COVID restrictions were far more lax than in California, sources told The Post.

While Golden State residents chafed over lockdowns that mandated remote learning in schools until April, Hendrickson’s kids were not only heading to classrooms since last August but playing on the volleyball team, whose in-person tryouts were last July, according to social media posts and a team schedule. In California, indoor youth sports were banned until this March.

Shyla and Doug Hendrickson left California for Utah.Drew…

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