Maureen M. Hazen was named general counsel of the $137.4 billion Florida State Board of Administration, Tallahassee, effective June 1, according to an FSBA statement.
Ms. Hazen was deputy general counsel. She replaces Tom Beenck, who is retiring. Lamar Taylor, FSBA assistant general counsel, will replace Ms. Hazen.
The board plans to fill the position of assistant general counsel as soon as possible but hasn't set a time frame for the search process, according to John Kuczwanski, FSBA communications manager.
The board's human resources department will handle the search and plans to post the job at http://www.sbafla.com/fsb/Employment/tabid/379/Default.aspx