WHEREAS, Executive Order 14-15 created the Ferguson Commission consisting of sixteen individuals; and
WHEREAS, Bethany A. Johnson-Javois has resigned as a member of the Ferguson Commission to assume the role of managing director of the Commission; and
WHEREAS, it is important that the Ferguson Commission continue to operate with a full complement of commission members.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, JEREMIAH W. (JAY) NIXON, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and Laws of the State of Missouri, do here appoint Byron M. Watson to the Ferguson Commission to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Bethany A. Johnson-Javois.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the State of Missouri, in the City of Jefferson, on this 2nd day of January, 2015.
[Jay Nixon's signature]
Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon
[Jason Kander's signature]
Secretary of State