Padraic Joyce will be put forward as the new manager of the Galway senior footballers.
The 10-time All-Star winner will be joined by selectors John Divilly and Michéal Ó'Domhnaill and John Concannon.
Former Laois and Tipperary boss Liam Kearns had been in the running for the job.
The Killererin clubman will take over from Kevin Walsh on a three year term.
Galway went out in Round 4 of the qualifiers this summer to neighbours Mayo.