Environment & Energy Report

Secretary Zinke Fills Two Interior Leadership Slots

April 6, 2017, 9:44 PM

A former Monsanto Co. manager and an ex-House staffer for former Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) have been named to key posts at the Department of Interior.

Aurelia Skipwith will serve as deputy assistant secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Katharine MacGregor will be a deputy assistant secretary for Land and Minerals Management, Interior announced April 6.

“Ms. Skipwith and Ms. MacGregor bring with them decades of experience on natural resources, wildlife, agricultural and legal matters,” Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said in a statement. “I have no doubt they will help shape and strengthen the department and allow us to...

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