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Jonesboro man appointed to lottery position

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – A Jonesboro native has been appointed to the Arkansas Lottery Commission.

According to a Monday news release from the lottery commission, Doug Pierce was recently appointed by to a six-year term by Arkansas House Speaker Davy Carter. Pierce replaces Mike Malone of Fayetteville.

The commission news release states Pierce is a 1995 graduate of Arkansas State University and has held several positions in the biotechnology industry. He is the southeast U.S. division sales manager for biotechnology firm Genentech as well.

His appointment expires in April 2019.

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