Vacancy Created on the Board of Fisheries
March 26, 2010, Juneau, Alaska - Governor Sean Parnell accepted the resignation of Janet Woods from the Alaska Board of Fisheries. The resignation creates a vacancy on the seven-member panel that is charged with the conservation and development of Alaska's fisheries resources. Woods, of Fairbanks, was appointed on July 22, 2009.
"I am grateful for Janet's service during her tenure on the board," Governor Parnell said.
According to state law, the governor shall, within 30 days after a vacancy occurs, appoint a person to serve the balance of the term and submit that name to the Legislature for confirmation.