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Press Release: February 3, 2012

Governor Kitzhaber submits appointments for Senate confirmation 

(Salem, OR) — GovernorKitzhaber announced the submittal of the following nominees for service on state boards and commissions. The nominees are subject to Senate confirmation. The Senate Rules Committee will hold confirmation hearings on February 10, 2012.
“We are lucky to have so many talented Oregonians willing to serve our state on important and wide ranging issues,” said Governor Kitzhaber. “Oregon is well served by this level of citizen involvement from all parts of our state.”

Alcohol and Drug Policy Commission
Patrick Garrett
Appraiser Certification and Licensure Board
James Baumberger
Dori Davis
Steve Terjeson 

Commission for Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs
Ping Khaw-Sutherland
State Aviation Board
Paul Hudgens
Trust for Cultural Development Board
Carole Morse
Employment Relations Board
Kathryn Logan
Environmental Quality Commission
Edward Armstrong
Morgan Rider
Health Information Technology Oversight Council
Kenneth Carlson
Erick Doolen
Oregon Health Insurance Exchange Corporation
Lou Savage
Oregon Health Policy Board
Carla McKelvey
Land Conservation and Development Commission
Sherman Lamb
Trustees of the State Library
Raymond Miao
State Board of Massage Therapists
Carolle Chapman
Mechanical Board
Linda Kennedy
Gerald Scheuermann
Oregon Medical Board
Angelo Turner
Oregon State Board of Nursing
Gary Hickman
Board of Commissioners of the Port of Portland
Tom Tsuruta
Psychiatric Security Review Board
Bennett Garner
Public Employees Retirement Board
John Thomas
Rhoni Wiswall

Public Officials Compensation Commission
Edwin Harnden
Board on Public Safety Standards and Training
Larry Blanton
Diana Simpson
Quality Education Commission
Doug Wells
Respiratory Therapist and Polysomnographic Technologist Licensing Board
Nicholas Gaffney
Joel Glass
Michael Lefor
State Board of Licensed Social Workers
Donna Henderson
Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board
Sasha Buchert
Paige Clarkson
Silas Halloran-Steiner
Matthew Kirby

Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
Olga Cobb
Mark Girod
Heidi Sipe
TriMet Board
Travis Stovall
Bruce Warner
Commission for Women
Jeanne Burch
Workers’ Compensation Management-Labor Advisory Committee
David Anderson
Carol Duncan
Elana Guiney
Marci Wichman
Oregon Workforce Investment Board
Susan Brown  


Media Contacts:
Tim Raphael, 503-689-6117
Amy Wojcicki, 503-689-5324

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