NOVEMBER 22, 2006 - Posted at 4:02 p.m. CST
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Governor-elect Mike Beebe announced four appointments this afternoon to lead state departments and agencies.
Beebe selected Dept. of Finance & Administration Director Richard Weiss, Arkansas Dept. of Education Commissioner Ken James, Arkansas State Police Director and Jonesboro native Colonel Steve Dozier and Workforce Services Director Artee Williams to continue their service to the state with their respective agencies.
"These people have the leadership and expert knowledge we need to help move our state forward. They will be an important part of the team," Beebe said. "As major department and agency heads, they've already set a high standard for the work they do. By continuing their service, we'll work together for a positive future for Arkansas."