The Kansas Department of Transportation has named Kray Adams of Lakin as the new Lakin subarea supervisor.

Adams has been with KDOT since January 2016, when he was hired as an equipment operator trainee in Lakin. He was promoted to equipment operator in July 2016 and to equipment operator specialist in November 2016, when he moved to the Garden City subarea.

Kray and his wife, Jenney, have six children. Kray has served as a Kearny County volunteer fireman for 18 years and as an EMT for the last 10 years.