CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead has appointed Macey Moore of Douglas to the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees.

Moore fills the unexpired term of Larry Gubbels, who recently resigned because of health problems.

The term for the seat runs through Feb. 28, 2019.

Moore owns a real estate firm in Douglas and along with her husband owns a sheep and cattle ranch in Converse County. She serves on the Eastern Wyoming College Douglas Advisory Committee and numerous community boards and volunteer committees.

She graduated from the University of Wyoming College of Business with a Finance degree.

Moore says she's honored to be appointed and looks forward to the challenges ahead.