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Nixon appoints new Missouri Revenue Department director

Sunday, October 18, 2009 | 4:32 p.m. CDT; updated 8:59 a.m. CDT, Monday, October 19, 2009

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has picked the temporary head of the state Revenue Department to become the agency's permanent director.

Nixon announced the appointment of Alana Barragan-Scott on Friday. She has led the department since July after the former director was picked to be a judge on a state appeals court. Barragan-Scott's appointment must be confirmed by the Senate when it reconvenes in January.

Before joining the Revenue Department, Barragan-Scott worked for 15 years at the attorney general's office. She focused on complex litigation and appeals.

According to the governor's office news release, Barragan-Scott served as an adjunct professor for the University of Missouri law school from 2004 to 2009.

 


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