Gov. Jan Brewer announced the appointment of Roger L. Jacks to the Arizona State Board of Education. Amy Hamilton has been re-appointed to the board for a second term.
Since 2008, Jacks has been the superintendent for the Kingman Unified School District, which has 7,200 students and 12 schools. He will replace Vicki McLeod Balentine, whose term expired in January.
Hamilton, a veteran in the classroom, teaches first grade for the Mesa Unified School District.
Jacks and Hamilton will serve four-year terms which will expire Jan. 18, 2016.