SENATE COMMITTEE CONFIRMS TRANSPORTATION DIRECTOR, DEPUTY DIRECTOR
The Senate Committee on Transportation and Energy today voted to advise and consent on the nomination of Jade Butay as the Director of the state Department of Transportation (DOT). The Committee also voted to advise and consent on Roy Catalani as the Deputy Director of the DOT.
Butay has served as the Deputy Director for DOT from January 2015 until he was appointed as Director in November 2017 when Ford Fuchigami was selected as the administrative director for Governor David Ige.
Roy Catalani was appointed to serve as Deputy Director for the DOT in January 2018. Catalani fills the role previously held by Butay.
The appointments of Butay and Catalani now go before the full Senate for confirmation.