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Agency commissioners



Labor Commissioners

  • J. Lamb, 1887-1891
  • J. McGaughey, 1891
  • L. Powers, 1891-1899
  • M. McHale, 1899-1901
  • J. O'Donnell, 1901-1905
  • W. Williams, 1905-1909
  • W. McEwen, 1909-1911
  • W. Houk, 1911-1919
  • J. Gardiner, 1919-1921

Industrial Commission Members

  • F. Duxbury, 1921-1931
  • H. McColl, 1921-1933
  • J. Williams, 1921-1951
  • F. Duxbury, 1931-1933
  • C. Carlgren, 1933-1935
  • N. Debel, 1933-1945
  • F. Starkey, 1935-1941
  • P. O'Connor, 1941-1945
  • A. Stewart, 1945-1947
  • A. Ramberg, 1945-1957; 1961-1967
  • B. McKasy, 1947-1949R.
  • R. Faricy, 1949-1959
  • R. Distad, 1951-1957
  • W. Holzinger, 1957-1961
  • J. Pomush, 1957-1967
  • L. Intihar, 1959-1961; 1965-1967
  • T. Hynes, 1961-1963
  • E. Roberts, 1963-1965
  • C. Schaefer, 1967

Labor and Industry Commissioners

  • E. Malone, 1968-1979
  • H. Peterson, 1979-1981
  • B. Swanson, 1981-1983
  • S. Keefe, 1983-1986
  • R. Bohn, 1986-1988
  • K. Peterson, 1988-1991
  • J. Lennes, 1991-1995
  • G. Bastian, 1995-1997
  • G. Maglich, 1997-2001
  • S. Chase, 2001-2003
  • S. Brener, 2003-2007
  • S. Sviggum, 2007-2010
  • K. Peterson, 2011-present
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