Quantcast
Home / agencies / Governor names Yuma native to Game and Fish

Governor names Yuma native to Game and Fish

az-game-fishGov. Jan Brewer has named the owner of a Yuma-based transportation service to an appointment on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission.

The governor announced the appointment Friday of James R. Ammons.

Brewer says Ammons, a Yuma native, is well-versed in both business and wildlife issues and has a passion for preserving Arizona habitats.

Ammons has overseen the implementation of multiple waterhole development projects with the Arizona Game and Fish Department.

He is also a member of several Arizona wildlife associations.

Ammons has been appointed for a five-year term, which takes effect Jan. 20.

Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

 

x

Check Also

Corporation Commissioner Tom Forese (Cronkite News Service Photo by Julia Shumway)

Utility regulator Tom Forese drops Arizona treasurer bid

The Arizona Corporation Commission member has been seeking the seat for more than a year but announced his withdrawal Thursday. He was facing state Sen. Kimberly Yee in August's Republican primary.