Cochran appoints White to field office

U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran has named Brad White, former Mississippi Republican Party chairman, to lead his field office operations, including his Jackson office’s constituent services.

White will replace longtime Cochran staffer Brad Davis, who is joining the Jackson law firm of Jones Walker LLP.

White, a Simpson County native, is currently a deputy state auditor and chief of staff for State Auditor Stacey Pickering. He will start with Cochran’s office on June 1.