Game and Fish Commission to hold two February meetings

Commission will discuss selection of next Game and Fish director

1/30/2019 2:56:28 PM

Cheyenne - The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission will hold two meetings in February to discuss selection of the next Wyoming Game and Fish Department director. Pursuant to state law, the Game and Fish director is appointed by Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon from three candidates put forth by the commission. Currently, Deputy Director of Internal Affairs, John Kennedy, is serving as acting director.

The first meeting will be held Friday, Feb. 8, through teleconference. The commission will meet beginning at 2 p.m. in open session, then the commission will vote to move into a closed executive session. The public is invited to call in beginning at 3:30 p.m. to participate in the public session.

To join:
Call: 877-278-2734
Participant PIN: 631260

The second meeting is planned for Monday, Feb. 11 at in Casper at the Game and Fish Regional Office, 3030 Energy Lane. The meeting begins at 9 a.m. in open session, then the commission will vote to move into a closed executive session. The public may address the commission at 4:30 during the public session.

The State of Wyoming supports the Americans with Disabilities Act. Anyone needing auxiliary aids should contact the Game and Fish at (307) 777-4501. Every effort will be made for reasonable accommodations.


(Sara DiRienzo (307-777-4540))

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