Jim Ruse Appointed Daviess Co. Presiding Commissioner
Former Chillicothe Assistant Superintendent, Jim Ruse of Gallatin is Daviess County’s new Presiding Commissioner. Nearly a week after winning the election to fill the seat beginning in January, Governor Mike Parson appointed Ruse to fill the vacancy. He was sworn in Wednesday.
Jim Ruse served as the Assistant Superintendent of Chillicothe Schools for 8 years. He holds an Education Specialist degree, a Master of Science degree, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Northwest Missouri State University.