Veteran NC department employee succeeding Skvarla

December 23, 2014 6:15 PM

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A veteran manager at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources has been named the agency's next secretary by Gov. Pat McCrory.

McCrory announced Tuesday the elevation of Deputy Secretary Donald van der Vaart (VAN-der-VART). He's replacing John Skvarla, who will become the governor's commerce secretary after current Secretary Sharon Decker steps down at the end of the month.

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