Arkansas - The state's Highway Commission named Lorie Harris Tudor as director of the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) on February 20. Tudor will succeed Scott Bennett, who announced his retirement effective March 20. She previously served as ARDOT's deputy director and chief operating officer.
Ohio - Powell City Council appointed Andrew White as the new city manager, effective April 1. He will replace city manager Steve Lutz who is retiring. White currently serves as city manager of Huron, Ohio.
Illinois - The St. Clair County Public Building Commission named Bryan Johnson as the new director of the MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in Mascoutah, Illinois, effective April 3. He will succeed Tim Cantwell who is retiring. Johnson most recently served as a senior consultant for an aviation management consulting firm. Prior to that, he was airport director at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport in Broomfield, Colorado.
Oklahoma - The state's Office of Management and Enterprise Services named Shelley Zumwalt as the agency's chief of innovation. Zumwalt most recently served as the chief of communications and strategic engagement at the Oklahoma Health Care Authority.
Virginia - The Stafford County Board of Supervisors appointed Frederick Presley as county administrator, effective July 1. He will take over for retiring County Administrator Tom Foley. Presley currently serves as the county's deputy administrator. Before that, he was town manager for West Warwick, Rhode Island.
Texas - Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner selected David Fields as the city's first chief transportation planner. Fields most recently served as principal planner at a private planning firm.