Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber announced Tuesday the creation of a new chief operating officer position that will be filled by Michael Jordan, the COO at Metro, the regional government for the Portland area.

Jordan will be responsible for leadership and oversight of the day-to-day operations of the state, as well as a fundamental review of the structure of state government.

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