ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Gov. Larry Hogan has appointed a new secretary for the Maryland Higher Education Commission.
Hogan announced Wednesday that James Fielder, who has served as his secretary of appointments, will take the place of Jennie Hunter-Cevera,
Hunter-Cevera, who was initially named to the post but did not get a confirmation vote from the state Senate earlier this year, will take on a new role as science advisor at the Maryland Department of the Environment.