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Gov. Tim Walz fills out his staff, includes three Dayton holdovers

Jan 09, 2019 - St. Paul Pioneer Press (Minnesota)
Board and Executive Moves

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walzs new staff includes three holdovers from the Mark Dayton administration and others who worked for Walz in Washington and on the campaign trail.

The staffers will hold policy, communications and other senior positions in the governor's office. Named Walzs chief of staff was Chris Schmitter, who was deputy chief of staff and legislative director for Walz in the U.S. House. Hue Nguyen, who previously worked as a senior policy advisor for Dayton, will be Walzs deputy...