BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Natalie Howell has been named undersecretary in the LouisianaDepartment of Revenue.

She will oversee the department's offices of management and finance, support services and internal audit.

Howell formerly was with the LouisianaWorkers' Compensation Corp. in Baton Rouge, where she served as vice president of accounting.

She holds a master's degree from LouisianaState University and is a certified public accountant.