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Governor Mike Pence has appointed Daniel Huge to serve as interim State Treasurer. The appointment follows the resignation of Richard Mourdock, who had four months left in his term. August 29, 2014
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Governor Mike Pence appointed Daniel Huge to serve in an interim capacity as Treasurer of the State of Indiana following today's resignation of Richard Mourdock. Mourdock's term runs through 2014.
“Daniel Huge brings a strong background in financial services, and I am confident he will ensure continuity of operations in the Treasurer's office," said Governor Pence.
Huge is CPA with 30 years of financial, accounting and audit experience. He is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indiana Finance Authority and has served as CFO of the Capital Improvement Board from 2010 to 2013. He served as Director of the Indiana Bond Bank from 2001 to 2010 and has held other upper management positions in both the public and private sectors. Huge is a graduate of Purdue University.
“We thank Richard Mourdock for the various roles he has played in public service, and we wish him well in his future endeavors,” said Governor Pence.
Huge's appointment was made to ensure continuity of operations in the Treasurer's office until Governor Pence is able to appoint someone to serve through December 31, 2014.
Source: Office of Governor Mike Pence