A legislative affairs specialist who has been representing insurance regulators in Washington is taking a job as a representative for the chief executive of California.[@@]
The legislative affairs specialist, David Wetmore, has been director of government relations in the Washington office of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
Wetmore will be taking a position Feb. 21 as assistant to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and director of Schwarzenegger’s Washington office. The appointment does not require the approval of the state Senate, and it comes with an annual salary of $123,000.