Sedgwick County commissioners this morning elected Karl Peterjohn to be their leader this year.
Board member Gwen Welshimer made the recommendation, which received a second from Kelly Parks.
Commissioners approved Peterjohn for chairman unanimously. Board member Tim Norton was not at the meeting.
Welshimer will continue to serve as the vice-chairman of the board.
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