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NEWS FROM: Director's Office 99-136

DMV & PS Director Appoints Deputy Director of Motor Vehicles

20-year veteran of DMV & PS to lead Motor Vehicles top post

Ms. Ginny Lewis was named today as Deputy Director of Motor Vehicles by the Director of the Department of Motor Vehicles and Public Safety, John Drew. "I am very pleased to appoint Ginny Lewis as Deputy Director of Motor Vehicles," said Drew. "Her years of service with the Department and her impressive qualifications make her the ideal person to lead the new organization."

Lewis will oversee the newly reorganized Motor Vehicles Divisions and the Department's business re-engineering project, "Project Genesis." She will be responsible for all statewide functions of Motor Vehicles: Management Services & Programs, Compliance Enforcement, Field Services and Central Services & Records.

Ms. Lewis began her career with the Department in the Records Section of the Administrative Services Division. She supervised the Records Section for 8 years before being promoted to Management Analyst in the Drivers Licence Division. After 5 years, she was promoted to Budget Analyst for Administrative Services. Her most recent promotion was to Chief of the Drivers License Division. Lewis replaces former Deputy Director, Bruce Glover, who recently retired from state service.