DNR has promoted Travis Lloyd, an office director, to the
position of deputy director in he agency. The promotion comes with
a raise, from about $76,000 per year to $96,324.
Republican lawmaker in southern Illinois are questioning a
promotion at a time when the state is billions of dollars in the
“The salary adjustment he received (from $75,996 to $96,324)
brings him to the lowest salary level of other deputy directors,”
Stacey Solano said in an emailed statement to WSIL-TV in
There are a handful of deputy directors under DNR Director Marc
Miller, each with their own responsibilities. Opponents of the
promotion argue that the promotion is political.
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