Governor-elect Dunleavy announces John MacKinnon as new Commissioner of DOT, Public Facilities

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Governor-elect Mike Dunleavy announced John MacKinnon as the new Commissioner of the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. MacKinnon has been the executive director of the Associated General Contractors and Deputy Commissioner of highway and public facilities for DOT.

Dunleavy said during the announcement in Wasilla that he is excited to have MacKinnon on board and that MacKinnon's, "Experience and focus on what we need to accomplish here in the State of Alaska is going to get us some excellent transportation systems in place, improve what we have and help grow Alaska."