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December 17, 2009

Governor Douglas Announces Staff Changes

Former Secretary of ANR McLain to join Governor's staff

Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Douglas announced today that former Secretary of Natural Resources, Elizabeth “Wibs” McLain will join the Governor’s staff as Special Assistant to the Governor. McLain will assist with Legislative affairs and agency liaison. McLain was Secretary of ANR from 2003-2005.

Douglas also announced that Secretary of Civil of Military Affairs, Heidi Tringe will serve as Deputy Chief of Staff. Tringe will replace Deputy Chief of Staff, Dennise Casey when Casey leaves the Governor’s staff at the end of the year to join the Republican Governors Association.

Governor Douglas has also elevated Special Assistant to the Governor, David Coriell to serve as Secretary of Civil and Military Affairs and Communications Director.

Staff changes are effective on January 1, 2010.

Source: Office of the Governor
Last Updated at: December 17, 2009 08:34:33