Delaware Commissioners

Henry J. Decker 
Dover, Delaware
Term Expires: July 1, 2021

Rick Downes

Former Assistant Vice President, Delaware Technical and Community College, retired in 2005

Bachelor degree, public administration – University of South Dakota
Masters of Public Administration - University of South Dakota. 
Graduate Study Fellowship, Systems Analysis – Stanford University 
Professional Experience
·        Chief of Staff, Delaware Governor’s Office: 1984-1985
·        Secretary of Public Safety, State of Delaware: 1981-1984
·        State Budget Director, State of Delaware: 1979-1981
·        Secretary of Transportation, State of South Dakota: 1977-1979
·        Commissioner of Finance, Bureau of Finance and Management, State of South Dakota: 1971-1976
·        Financial Analyst, Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C: 1969-1971