A southwest Kansas man is among several appointments to state boards and commissions announced Friday by Governor Sam Brownback.
Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism is administered by a Secretary of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism and is advised by a seven member Wildlife Parks and Tourism commission. All positions are appointed by the Governor with the Commissioners serving staggered four year terms. Serving as a regulatory body for the Department, the Commission is a non-partisan board, made up of no more than four members of any one political party, advising the Secretary on planning and policy issues regarding administration of the Department.
- Gary Hayzlett, Lakin, is appointed to a four-year term. Hayzlett served in the Kansas House of Representatives from 1990 to 2012 and held numerous board and committee positions, including the executive council of the national Assembly of Sportsmen Caucus. He is an avid sportsman and wildlife supporter.
The governor’s office is always looking for qualified, interested Kansans to serve the state on commissions and boards in their areas of expertise. If you are interested in serving on a commission or board, visit http://governor.ks.gov/serving-kansans/office-of-appointments.