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State Department of Agriculture names deputy commissioner

Craig Press staff report

Jennifer Yezak was recently named deputy commissioner for the Colorado Department of Agriculture.

BROOMFIELD — Jennifer Yezak has been named deputy commissioner for the Colorado Department of Agriculture, according to a news release.

The vacancy was created when Chris Wiseman retired from CDA in November 2017. Yezak grew up in small, rural Texas community, where she still helps run the family's cow/calf operation. She was a senior adviser at the U.S. Department of Agriculture until January 2017.

She assumed her new responsibilities as CDA's deputy commissioner Monday, March 5.