Terry Presta is out as the executive director of the Kansas Lottery.
Presta said Tuesday that Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly relieved him of his duties effective 12:01 p.m. Monday, immediately after she was sworn in.
Presta, appointed by former Gov. Sam Brownback in 2013, said he received a letter delivered last week from the transition team notifying him that would not be kept on as part of the new administration.
"I got a letter that basically said you serve at the pleasure of your governor and you're not being renewed," Presta said in an interview.
"It's . . .