Dunleavy names Saxe as Alaska military affairs commissioner

December 22, 2018

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Gov. Mike Dunleavy has named Col. Torrence Saxe commissioner of the Alaska Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. Saxe will also be adjutant general of the Alaska National Guard.

He will replace Maj. General Laurie Hummel in those roles.

Saxe most recently served as an assistant adjutant general and as commander of the Alaska Air National Guard. He served in the Air Force and joined the Alaska Air National Guard in 2004.