Gov. Gary R. Herbert has announced the appointment of Paul Garver as the executive director of the Department of Human Resource Management.
Garver replaces Debbie Cragun, who was appointed in June 2013. Cragun now serves as the Human Resources Administrator to the Utah Legislature.
Garver has served as vice president of human resources for Smiths Detection since 2014. He received his Master of Business Administration from the Marriott School of Business at Brigham Young University.