Chancellor Search 2010
The Tennessee Board of Regents selected John Morgan as chancellor at a special called meeting held via conference call on Friday, August 6, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. CDT. In selecting Morgan, the board was acceepting the recommendation of the Chancellor Search Committee, which voted unanimously July 30 to recommend John Morgan to the full board as the system’s seventh chancellor, succeeding Charles Manning, who is retiring effective December 31, 2010. The committee interviewed John Morgan at its July 30 meeting. The press release announcing Morgan's appointment is located here. His resumé is here.
The search committee was chaired by Regent Agenia Clark. Its members were Vice Chair Bob Thomas, Regents Pam Fansler, John Farris, Fran Marcum, and Stanley Rogers, Student Regent Sean Ochsenbein, Presidents Tim Hall (Austin Peay State University) and Nate Essex (Southwest Tennessee Community College), and Director Don Sadler (Tennessee Technology Center at Crossville).
A link to the position description is below. The application deadline was midnight, July 15, 2010. A link to the list of applicants is here. Resumés of all candidates may be found here. Further information about the August 6 meeting may be found here. A link to the original web posting and meeting schedule may be found here. Copies of the 2010 Search Committee Minutes and Board Minutes of June 8, 2010 and August 6, 2010 may be found here.