JEFFERSON CITY — Gov. Jay Nixon has picked a new state personnel director.
Bill Miller was nominated for the job Wednesday and is to take office in December. The appointment requires confirmation by the state Senate, which reconvenes in January.
Miller is the president of a consulting company that advises on personnel, lobbying and public relations issues. He holds a bachelor's degree from Tennessee State University and a master's degree from National-Louis University in Chicago.
The Missouri Division of Personnel is responsible for the state's human resources management system.