Joe Carmichael of Springfield was recently appointed to the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission. He is president and manager of the Springfield law firm Carmichael & Neal PC. He will serve a six-year term, which expires March 8, 2015.
Carmichael replaces Jim Anderson of Springfield, whose term on the commission ended March 1. Mike Kehoe, Jefferson City, and David Gach, St. Joseph, assumed the positions of commission chair and vice-chair, respectively, at the March 4 commission meeting. Hayti resident Duane Michie's term on the commission also was up March 1. He will continue to serve until a replacement is named. Other commission members are Rudy Farber, Neosho and Grace Nichols, St. Charles.
You can read the original Missouri Department of Transportation news release here.