Pritzker Makes Personnel Announcements

Before the New Year, Governor-elect Pritzker made a few personnel accouterments, including the announcement of three deputy governors.   Former Comptroller Dan Hynes, current State Representative Christian Mitchell (D – Chicago) and current President of the Chicago Park District Board Jesse Ruiz will all serve as Deputy Governors.

The Governor-elect has also filled three department agency directors.  Former General and Republican State Representative David Harris from Arlington Heights will head up the Department of Revenue, former Democrat State Senator John Sullivan will head up the Department of Agriculture, and current regional general manager for Uber Midwest Erin Guthrie will serve as director of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.

Rounding out the remaining announcements: Ann Spillane, previously chief of staff for Attorney General Lisa Madigan, will serve as general counsel; Alexis Sturm will serve as Director of Governor’s Office of Management and Budget; and, Nikki Budzinski will serve as senior adviser.

Additional personnel announcements will be made on a rolling basis.

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