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Larry Beckham, one of the Ft. Worth Benefit Review Officers, will be retiring effective November 30, 2016. 

John Bell, one of the Dallas Hearing Officers, has accepted employment with a carrier firm. He, too, will leave the Division on November 30. 

The DWC is apparently having trouble finding qualified applicants to take Mr. Bell’s place and to fill the vacancy left by David Northup in San Antonio last August.