Winstead reappointed to commission
Published: July 27,2009
Gov. Haley Barbour has reappointed Jack Winstead of Newton County to the Commission on Environmental Quality. Winstead has served on the commission since 2004, and will serve a seven-year term ending June 30, 2016. A cattle and timber farmer, he retired as deputy state conservationist of the Natural Resources Conservation Service after 37 years of service. He is board president of the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District, a member of the Newton County Soil and Water Conservation District and vice chairman of East Central Community College’s board of trustees. In previous positions, Winstead has served as chairman of the Mississippi Soil and Water Conservation Commission, president of the Mississippi Association of Conservation Districts and national board member for the National Association of Conservation Districts.
To sign up for Mississippi Business Daily Updates, click here.
FOLLOW THE MBJ ON TWITTERMy Tweets
Top Posts & Pages
- Mississippi no longer has highest unemployment rate in nation
- McDaniel cites Gunn's challenge in his attempt to overturn loss to Cochran
- Outside group files arguments supporting McDaniel
- Payday lender, fired executive exchanging blame for lender’s regulatory woes
- Grain buyer’s bankruptcy could take steep toll on Delta farmers
- Mad Genius, Eyevox owner acquires Mississippi Film Studios
- Court rules board can discipline West Virginia radiologist
- Once the bane of only Southerners, kudzu is migrating north and west
- MDEQ fines metalworking firm over hazardous waste