PUCO Commissioner to be Appointed


The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) Nominating Council met this week to interview applicants for the position of commissioner of the PUCO to fill a five-year term commencing on April 11, 2016. The Nominating Council subsequently selected four candidates to submit to Gov. John R. Kasich for his consideration:  Asim Z. Haque, who currently holds the seat that is up for appointment, Robert E. Burns, Alan L. Erenrich, and Allan Sears. The PUCO Nominating Council is a broad-based, 12-member panel charged with screening candidates for the position of commissioner.