Comptroller Tom DiNapoli has been busy this week, announcing several members of his new staff. He just released a statement with another appointment. Stephen Hamilton will be his new Inspector General, replacing George King who had been in that role since 2007.

According to the release, Hamilton served as Special Counsel for the Office of State Comptroller’s Investigations Unit of the Legal Services Division. He was also counsel for Law Enforcement and Compliance at the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the Associate Counsel for the New York State Ethics Commission.

His salary will be $150,000.