Governor Steve Beshear names a former State Representative from Glasgow to his Cabinet.
According to the Glasgow Daily Times, Republican Steve Nunn will serve as Beshear's deputy secretary of Health and Family Services.
Nunn lost his bid for re-election to the State House in 2006.
During his time in the House, he was known as an expert on health and issues concerning the budget.
Nunn says he expects to focus on programs and work closely with constituent groups.