Gov. Brian Sandoval Friday announced a shuffle of his top executive branch officers in Taxation and the Department of Health and Human Services.
The biggest single change on the list is replacing Taxation Director William Chisel with his top deputy, Chris Nielsen.
Nielsen was acting director of the department until Chisel's appointment in September.
Chisel moves to chief financial officer in the Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services.
Acting MHDS administrator Richard Whitley now becomes the permanent head and former state Health Officer Tracey Green becomes medical director of that division.
They will continue to work along with Chisel …