President's Office

  • August Board of Governors Meeting and Start of Academic Year Events

    August 6, 2018

    Dear Colleagues: The Truman State University Board of Governors met this past weekend under the leadership of Vice Chair Laura A. Crandall.  The Board welcomed Tiffany Middlemas as the newly appointed Student Representative of the Board.  Missouri Governor Mike Parson appointed Tiffany on July 23, subject to confirmation by the Missouri Senate in January.  Tiffany […]

  • Dr. Ernie Hughes selected as Vice President for University Advancement

    July 13, 2018

    Dear Truman Community: I am delighted to announce that Dr. Ernie Hughes has accepted my invitation to serve as Vice President for University Advancement beginning August 13, 2018.  Ernie is an outstanding advancement professional who has an impressive skill set and over twenty years of experience in higher education.  He currently serves as principal of […]

  • July Board of Governors Meeting – FY 2019 Operating Budget and Salary Policies

    July 9, 2018

    Dear Colleagues: As you will recall, given the state appropriation uncertainty that existed at the time of the June 16 meeting of the Board of Governors, the Board approved a Fiscal Year 2019 Operating Budget developed using the appropriation recommended by Governor Greitens in the Executive Budget (a 7.73% decrease to the core appropriation for higher education). […]

  • Annual Contracts and Salary Letters

    June 28, 2018

    As a reminder, the Board of Governors took no action in regard to Salary Policies for Fiscal Year 2019 at their June 2018 meeting given appropriation uncertainty.  The Governor has until June 30 to sign the appropriation bills.  It is the intention of the Board to hold a meeting on July 9 to finalize the budget […]

  • June Board of Governors Meeting

    June 18, 2018

    Dear Colleagues: The Truman State University Board of Governors met this past Saturday for their annual June meeting and retreat under the leadership of Board Chair Cheryl J. Cozette.  The Board welcomed two new Board members:  Mike McClaskey and K. Brooks Miller.  Both individuals are Truman alumni and their bios can be found on the […]