Zak Covar Appointed TCEQ Commissioner
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) announced Monday on their website that Gov. Rick Perry appointed Zak Covar to serve as TCEQ Commissioner starting Friday, January 10, 2014.
From the article: “Covar served as TCEQ Executive Director since 2012 … Covar joined the agency in 2007. In 2008, he joined the executive director’s staff to serve as assistant deputy executive director, deputy executive director, and in 2012, was appointed as the executive director of the agency.
Richard A. Hyde, P.E., formerly Deputy Executive Director, was appointed to serve as interim Executive Director pending actions by the Commissioners.”
Read the full news release here.