SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the following appointment: Jack Baylis, 53, of Los Angeles, has been appointed to the Fish and Game Commission.

He has been the U.S. group executive of strategic development for AECOM Technology Corporation since 2006. Previously, Baylis worked for CH2M Hill as senior vice president from 2000 to 2006 and was president and chief operating officer for Linabond from 1996 to 2000.

He worked for Brown and Caldwell Engineers as vice president and corporate officer from 1994 to 1995, program manager from 1990 to 1993 and staff engineer from 1988 to 1990. Baylis was appointed to the Coastal Conservancy in 2009, where he served as a member until 2010.

This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $100 per diem. Baylis is registered decline-to-state.