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Reminder: Commission Appointment Recommendation Board to hold telephonic meeting on Oct. 20

Posted October 19, 2020


Public can listen by calling (404) 397-1516, Access Code 280 046 234##

PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Commission Appointment Recommendation Board will hold a telephonic meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 20, beginning at 9 a.m., to review and select for future interview applicants for the 2021 vacancy on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission.

Based on guidance from the Arizona Department of Health Services issued in response to the Covid-19 situation, the meeting will be held by telephonic means only. The meeting room will not be open to members of the public, but individuals who wish to listen to the meeting can do so by calling (404) 397-1516 and entering access code 280 046 234##. Those who wish to provide public comment during the Call to the Public portion of the agenda can dial in to (602) 962-9500.

See meeting agenda.
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Those selected will be interviewed at a Nov. 10 meeting that begins at 9 a.m. The location and/or format of the meeting have yet to be determined.

Members of the Commission Appointment Recommendation Board are Richard B. Williams (chair), Susan E. Chilton, Charles Ireland Kelly, Edward P. Madden, and Phillip D. Townsend.

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

For more information on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission, visit