Public access counselor picked

August 22, 2013

The Governor's Office announced Thursday that Gov. Mike Pence has picked Luke Britt as the state's new public access counselor. Britt has been as a litigation attorney for the Department of Child Services and previously worked at the state health department and for a Greenwood law firm. Britt's appointment begins Monday for a term ending in June 2015. The counselor reviews disputes from the public, government officials and journalists about the state's public records and open meetings laws.