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Feb 13, 2017 - Crain's Detroit Business
Board and Executive Moves

Posthumus named Snyder's chief of staff

Gov. Rick Snyder has named former Lt. Gov. Dick Posthumus as his chief of staff, AP reported.

Posthumus, an adviser to Snyder since 2011, was lieutenant governor under Gov. John Engler and lost a race for governor in 2002.

Posthumus fills a vacancy created by the resignation of Jarrod Agen, who is leaving Lansing to work for Vice President Mike Pence. Posthumus, a Republican from the Grand Rapids area, was a state senator for 16 years.

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