ANCHORAGE (AP) -- The executive director of the Alaska Mental Health Board was named Wednesday to be director of the state Division of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities.
Walter Majoros, 50, is a veteran of mental health treatment in Alaska.
Majoros directed a batterers and sex offender treatment program in Juneau from 1980 to 1987 and spent three years managing rehabilitation and mental health programs for the state Department of Corrections.
He also spent three years coordinating programs for the Older Alaskans Commission.
Majoros has been mental health board director since 1996. He will earn about $73,000 annually in his new job.
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