Commission Appointment Recommendation Board to meet Oct. 19
Posted October 8, 2021
PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Commission Appointment Recommendation Board will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021, beginning at 9 a.m., to review and select for interview applicants for the 2022 vacancy on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission.
The meeting will be held at the Arizona Game and Fish Department headquarters at 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Quail Room, in Phoenix and is open to the public. However, please note that the ability of the public to attend the meeting in person is subject to change in the event Covid-related restrictions on public events are modified prior to the meeting.
Members of the public can also call in to listen to the meeting. The call-in (listen only) number is 404-397-1516, access code 280 046 234##.
Those wishing to speak to the Board during the “Call to the Public” agenda item may do so at the meeting by filling out a blue speaker card, or by phone using the public comment dial-in number 602-962-9500.
See meeting agenda.
The board will meet again on Tuesday, Nov. 9, beginning at 9 a.m., to conduct interviews with the candidates who are selected for interview at the Oct. 19 meeting. That meeting is also at 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Quail Room, in Phoenix and is open to the public. At the Nov. 9 meeting, the board will select from two to five finalists and forward those names to Gov. Doug Ducey for his consideration.
Members of the Commission Appointment Recommendation Board are Susan E. Chilton (chair), Charles Ireland Kelly, Edward P. Madden, Phillip D. Townsend, and Richard B. Williams.
Per Arizona State Statute 17-202, the Arizona Game and Fish Commission Appointment Recommendation Board shall assist the governor by interviewing, evaluating and recommending candidates for appointment to the Arizona Game and Fish Commission. The Commission Appointment Recommendation Board shall recommend at least two, but no more than five, candidates to the governor. The governor must select and appoint a commissioner from the list submitted by the board.
For additional information about the Commission Appointment Recommendation Board, contact the Governor’s Office of Boards and Commissions at (602) 542-2449 or toll free at 1-800-253-0883 or on the web at www.azgovernor.gov.
For more information on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission, visit www.azgfd.gov/commission.