UPDATE 1/7/11 @ 7:20 p.m.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has chosen Kimberly Osborne as his press secretary.
Tomblin's office said Friday that Osborne starts her new job on Monday. She replaces Deborah Linz.
Osborne, a West Virginia University graduate, served as director of communications for the West Virginia Department of Revenue. Before that she was an anchor and reporter at several West Virginia television stations.
Joining the Tomblin administration includes:
"Having quality people working with you is very important to the effective operations of this office. I am pleased to welcome these talented and hardworking people to my team," said Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin.