Former U.S. Attorney and Wyoming Governor-elect Matt Mead (R) has named two former colleagues to his cabinet, the Associated Press reported.
Tony Young, who will serve as Mead’s deputy chief of staff, served as the head of the Wyoming Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee in the U.S. Attorney’s office. He also worked as Mead’s assistant campaign manager and as deputy chief of the transition team.
Carol Statkus, who will serve as Mead’s general counsel and have responsibility for policy oversight, served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney. She also worked as Mead’s campaign manager.
Mead served as Wyoming’s U.S. Attorney from 2001 to 2007.