Gov. Justice appoints new director of WV Office of Drug Control Policy

HUNTNGTON (AP)-  Bob Hansen has been appointed the third director of the West Virginia Office of Drug Control Policy in less than a year.

Gov. Jim Justice announced Hansen’s appointment Monday along with the formation of a council of addiction and recovery experts to help fight the state’s opioid epidemic.

Hansen has served since January 2017 as director of addiction services at Marshall University’s School of Medicine and Marshall Health

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