David Archer has been appointed as the new deputy governor.
Mr. Archer, who currently serves as senior liaison officer to the governor, is scheduled to assume his post on March 1, according to Government Information Services. He will replace Rosalie Adams, who has served in the post since 2016.
Mr. Archer previously served as permanent secretary in the DG’s Office and was acting deputy governor for two months in the summer of 2016.
The longtime public servant also worked as director of the Human Resources Department for six years.
He received bachelor’s degrees in business administration and human resources management from Tennessee Wesleyan College and a master’s degree in human resources from the Robert J. Milano Graduate School. He also received his master’s in business administration from Capella University, according to GIS.