January 7, 2011
Former SLC Chairs assume state leadership roles
Two former chairs of the SLC have accepted positions leading state agencies. Former Alabama Speaker of the House Seth Hammett (SLC Chair 2002-2003) was selected by Governor Robert Bentley to serve as director of the Alabama Development Office. Former Speaker of the House and state Senator Shane Broadway, Arkansas (SLC Chair 2004-2005) was appointed deputy director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education.