Mick Bullock leaving Bryant’s staff

djournal-state-news-mississippiJACKSON (AP) – Mick Bullock, the spokesman for Gov. Phil Bryant, is leaving to become communications director of the National Conference of State Legislatures.

Bullock joined Bryant’s staff when Bryant state auditor and stayed to work in the Iieutenant governor’s and governor’s offices.

He begins his new job Jan. 6.

The NCSL, which is located in Washington, provides research, technical assistance and opportunities for policymakers to exchange ideas on the most pressing state issues.

The governor’s office has announced that Nicole Webb, who has been deputy director of communications for almost two years, will take over Bullock’s job.